Current and future members of the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study are invited to attend SASS 2016, the 106th annual meeting of the Society, to be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, 28-30 April 2016. The submission period for paper proposals has now closed. If you missed the proposal deadline and would like to inquire about the possibility of submitting a late proposal, please contact the program committee at firstname.lastname@example.org ... Read more about SASS 2016—Submissions Closed
Read the latest issue of SASS News & Notes here: SASS N42-2 sept ... Read more about The Latest Edition of News & Notes (42.2) Is Now Available!
Join us for "Realities in Contemporary Swedish Cinema," featuring keynote speaker Anna Serner, VD of the Swedish Film Institute, and Swedish filmmaker Lisa Aschan (Apflickonrna/She Monkeys 2011, scripted by Johannes Anyuru), who will show clips from her new film The Deposit/Det vita folket, 2015! All of this and more is on the annual Sweden Symposium program for ASTRA (Association of Swedish Teachers and Researchers in America) in Washington, DC the weekend of Oct. 22-24. Sweden's Culture Minister, Alice Bah Kuhnke, is also attending our Thursday evening reception! RSVP to Viktor Hennius <email@example.com> by Sept. 22. You must become an ASTRA member to participate--but dues are only a nominal $20/year! You can pay in advance by contacting treasurer Chip Oscarson ... Read more about Realities in Contemporary Swedish Cinema
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! ... Read more about SASS on Facebook