Lectures & Literary past

Nordic Book Club Encircling by Carl Frode Tiller

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TUE—3-28-2017—6-7 PM, free

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club. Discussions typically take place the last Tuesday of the month in the Halldór Laxness Library at Scandinavia House and online in our Goodreads group during the last week of the month.

A man with amnesia asks his friends and family to share their memories of him. Encircling (Graywolf Press, February 2017) is an audacious and daring novel by Norwegian author Carl Frode Tiller which confronts the relativity of memory and identity.