• Propose A Thematic Stream or Seminar for the SASS 2017 Annual Meeting in Minneapolis! You Betcha!

    Propose a THEMATIC STREAM or SEMINAR (NEW FOR 2017!) for SASS 2017 in Minneapolis! DEADLINE is July 15, 2016. In anticipation of the general call for papers for SASS 2017, the 107th annual meeting of the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study, to be held in Minneapolis, MN, 11-13 May 2017, the SASS … [Continue Reading]

    Propose A Thematic Stream or Seminar for the SASS 2017 Annual Meeting in Minneapolis! You Betcha!
  • SASS 2017 Presidential Theme: Nordic Connections Old and New

    We’d like to extend our warmest invitation to SASS 2017, which will take place In Minneapolis, Minnesota, the traditional capital of Scandinavian America. While the late 19th and early 20th century connections between the Nordic countries and the Upper Midwest have always run long and deep, we faculty here in the Twin … [Continue Reading]

    SASS 2017 Presidential Theme: Nordic Connections Old and New
  • Position Available: Visiting Assistant Professor at Gustavus Adolphus College

    Scandinavian Studies: Swedish Language and Scandinavian Studies Position Details: Gustavus Adolphus College invites applications for a full-time position of Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Scandinavian Studies during the period January 1, 2017, to January 31, 2018. Minimum Required Qualifications: We … [Continue Reading]

    Position Available: Visiting Assistant Professor at Gustavus Adolphus College
  • Books and Publications of Interest

    Roy Andersson’s "Songs from the Second Floor": Contemplating the Art of Existence by Ursula Lindqvist University of Washington Press’ Nordic Film Classics Series, 2016 https://www.washington.edu/uwpress/search/books/LINROY.html Swedish filmmaker Roy Andersson's celebrated and enigmatic film Songs from the Second Floor, … [Continue Reading]

    Books and Publications of Interest
  • 2017-2018 Fulbright U.S. Scholar awards in the Nordic Countries

      Interested in a teaching and/or research opportunity in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway or Sweden? Advance your career with a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award during the 2017-2018 academic year! Applications are currently being accepted for all program opportunities, with the following representing a sample … [Continue Reading]

    2017-2018 Fulbright U.S. Scholar awards in the Nordic Countries
  • SASS on Facebook

    We are excited to announce that SASS has a new Facebook page!  Please "like" us and share with other interested parties.  The page is located at: www.facebook.com/scandinavianstudyorg We'd love to hear from you so feel free to post questions or event notices of interest to members! … [Continue Reading]

    SASS on Facebook