Submit a 150-word abstract to the stream for this year’s SASS conference. Stream 2 "Cultural Preservation," curated by Shelley Nordtorp-Madson. (University of St. Thomas). Due date: November 15. For more information seeSASS 2016 New Orleans. ... Read more about SASS Stream 2: Cultural Preservation
Submit a 150-word abstract to the stream for this year's SASS conference. Stream 1 "Palimpsestuous Travels—Textual Voyages" is curated by Magne Drangeid (University of Stavanger) and Lars Rune Waage (University of Stavanger) Due date: November 15. For more information see SASS 2016 New Orleans. ... Read more about SASS Stream 1: Palimpsestous Travels – Textual Voyages
There's no time like the present to apply for one of the two prestigious annual grants that SASS oversees for graduate research. The Birgit Baldwin Fellowship in Scandinavian Studies and the Einar and Eva Lund Haugen Memorial Scholarship can support your doctoral research. Deadlines December 1 and January 15! ... Read more about Dissertation Research Funding!
The Poetry Foundation will host readings in English and Swedish by the editors and translators of "The Star By My Head," an anthology of Swedish poetry published by Milkweed Editions. Jonas Ellerström is one of Sweden's most distinguished independent publishers, and Malena Mörling is often called one of the best translators of poet Tomas Tranströmer. "The Star By My Head" includes some of the finest Swedish poets throughout history, and during the reading, the audience will have the unique opportunity to engage with the translators. September 30, 2015 Fall 2015 Tour Open Book October 2, 2015 Fall 2015 Tour Poetry Foundation ... Read more about Poetry Foundation Host Readings