LiterarySeries

Previously This Year

Climate Change and the New Polar Aesthetics

Climate Change and the New Polar Aesthetics

Book Talk with Lisa E. Bloom

VIRTUAL LECTURES & LITERARY TALKSSeries

Join us for a book talk with author Lisa E. Bloom on her new book Climate Change and the New Polar Aesthetics: Artists Reimagine the Arctic and Antarctica, out now from Duke University Press! In this new publication, Bloom considers the ways

Tickets + Registration

EVIL FLOWERS BY GUNNHILD ØYEHAUG

EVIL FLOWERS BY GUNNHILD ØYEHAUG

ONLINE NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On July 11, we’ll be discussing Evil Flowers by award-winning Norwegian writer

Tickets + Registration

MARTIN A. HANSEN’S THE LIAR

MARTIN A. HANSEN’S THE LIAR

NORDIC BOOK CLUBVIRTUALSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! On September 12, we’ll be discussing Martin A. Hansen’s The Liar.

Tickets + Registration

STOLEN BY ANN-HELÉN LAESTADIUS

STOLEN BY ANN-HELÉN LAESTADIUS

ONLINE NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On June 6, we’ll be discussing the novel Stolen by Ann-Helén Laestadius, out

Tickets + Registration

The Employees by Olga Ravn

The Employees by Olga Ravn

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On January 10, we’ll be discussing The Employees by Olga Ravn, who discussed the novel

Tickets + Registration

The Union of Synchronized Swimmers by Cristina Sandu

The Union of Synchronized Swimmers by Cristina Sandu

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On April 4, we’ll be discussing the novel The Union of

Tickets + Registration

Previous Years

2022

The Employees by Olga Ravn

The Employees by Olga Ravn

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On January 10, we’ll be discussing The Employees by Olga Ravn, who discussed the novel

Tickets + Registration

Red Milk by Sjón

Red Milk by Sjón

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On December 6, we’ll be discussing Red Milk by Icelandic author Sjón, out

Tickets + Registration

Carnality by Lina Wolff

Carnality by Lina Wolff

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On October 4, we’ll be discussing Carnality by Swedish author Lina Wolff, out July

Tickets + Registration

The Last Wild Horses by Maja Lunde

The Last Wild Horses by Maja Lunde

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On September 13, we’ll be discussing The Last Wild Horses by Norwegian author Maja

Tickets + Registration

Quake: A Novel by Auður Jónsdóttir

Quake: A Novel by Auður Jónsdóttir

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On June 7, we’ll be discussing  Quake by Icelandic author Auður Jónsdóttir. Nominated

Tickets + Registration

Online Nordic Book Club - The Book of Reykjavik: A City in Short Fiction

Online Nordic Book Club - The Book of Reykjavik: A City in Short Fiction

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On February 8, we’ll be discussing The Book of Reykjavik: A City

Tickets + Registration

Online Nordic Book Club: Dog Park by Sofi Oksanen

Online Nordic Book Club: Dog Park by Sofi Oksanen

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On January 11, we’ll be discussing Dog Park by acclaimed Finnish-Estonian author Sofi Oksanen, who

Tickets + Registration

2021

The Pastor by Hanne Ørstavik

The Pastor by Hanne Ørstavik

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. On December 7, we’ll be discussing The Pastor by award-winning Norwegian novelist Hanne Ørstavik, who recently joined

Tickets + Registration

The Memory Theater by Karin Tidbeck

The Memory Theater by Karin Tidbeck

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

Wild Swims by Dorthe Nors

Wild Swims by Dorthe Nors

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

Long Live the Post Horn! by Vigdis Hjorth

Long Live the Post Horn! by Vigdis Hjorth

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBVirtual SeriesSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

On Time And Water by Andri Snær Magnason

On Time And Water by Andri Snær Magnason

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBVirtual SeriesSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

The Women I Think About at Night by Mia Kankimäki

The Women I Think About at Night by Mia Kankimäki

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

Youth & Dependency by Tove Ditlevsen

Online Nordic Book Club — Copenhagen Trilogy Volumes 2 & 3

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

A Drop of Midnight by Jason Diakité

A Drop of Midnight by Jason Diakité

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

2020

Childhood by Tove Ditlevsen

Childhood by Tove Ditlevsen

Online Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

The Brahmadells by Jóanes Nielsen

The Brahmadells by Jóanes Nielsen

Online Nordic Book Club

LiteraryNORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

DANISH AUTHORS YOU SHOULD KNOW

DANISH AUTHORS YOU SHOULD KNOW

VIRTUAL PANEL

NORDIC AUTHORS YOU SHOULD KNOWSeries

On September 29, Scandinavia House begins a special fall series of panels, Nordic Authors You Should Know, by focusing on Danish literature with Shadi Angelina Bazeghi, Jonas Eika, Maja Lee Langvad, Dorthe Nors, and Ursula Andkjær Olsen, moderated by author and translator Katrine Øgaard

Tickets + Registration

COMPANIONS BY CHRISTINA HESSELHOLDT

COMPANIONS BY CHRISTINA HESSELHOLDT

ONLINE NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

PALM BEACH FINLAND BY ANTTI TUOMAINEN

PALM BEACH FINLAND BY ANTTI TUOMAINEN

ONLINE NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

THE BELL IN THE LAKE BY LARS MYTTING

THE BELL IN THE LAKE BY LARS MYTTING

ONLINE NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

THE FAMILY CLAUSE BY JONAS HASSEN KHEMIRI

THE FAMILY CLAUSE BY JONAS HASSEN KHEMIRI

ONLINE NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

MISS ICELAND BY AUÐUR AVA ÓLAFSDÓTTIR

MISS ICELAND BY AUÐUR AVA ÓLAFSDÓTTIR

ONLINE NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

THE SUMMER HOUSE BY PHILIP TEIR

THE SUMMER HOUSE BY PHILIP TEIR

ONLINE NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

WHEN DEATH TAKES SOMETHING YOU GIVE IT BACK BY NAJA MARIE AIDT

WHEN DEATH TAKES SOMETHING YOU GIVE IT BACK BY NAJA MARIE AIDT

ONLINE NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

THE COURIER BY KJELL OLA DAHL

THE COURIER BY KJELL OLA DAHL

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

THE COLONEL'S WIFE BY ROSA LIKSOM

THE COLONEL'S WIFE BY ROSA LIKSOM

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club, now online! Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions have typically taken place the last Tuesday of the

Tickets + Registration

THE SUMMER OF ELLEN BY AGNETE FRIIS

THE SUMMER OF ELLEN BY AGNETE FRIIS

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club. Each month we select a novel from some of the best Nordic literary voices. Discussions typically take place the last Tuesday of the month in the

Tickets + Registration

A FIST OR A HEART BY KRISTÍN EIRÍKSDÓTTIR

A FIST OR A HEART BY KRISTÍN EIRÍKSDÓTTIR

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

This event has now been rescheduled to Tuesday, May 12 at 6 PM, and will take place online. Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of our Nordic Book Club. Each month we select a novel from some

Tickets + Registration

2018

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—January 29—6 PM #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—February 26—6 PM #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Noir Book Club

Nordic Noir Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE —DEC 11—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Noir Book Club

Nordic Noir Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE —NOV 13—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Noir Book Club

Nordic Noir Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE —OCT 9—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Noir Book Club

Nordic Noir Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE —SEPT 11—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Noir Book Club

Nordic Noir Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE —JULY 10—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—August 28—6-7 PM #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—July 31—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—June 26—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—April 24—6-7 PM #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—March 27—6-7 PM #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUB

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—May 29—6-7 PM #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

2017

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

Mon—February 26—6-7 PM #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—January 30—6-7 PM #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Noir Book Club

Nordic Noir Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

MON—8-7-2017—7-8 PM, free

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Noir Book Club

Nordic Noir Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

MON—7-10-2017—7-8 PM, free

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Noir Book Club

Nordic Noir Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

MON—6-12-2017—7-8 PM, free

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—8-29-2017—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—7-25-2017—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—6-27-2017—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—3-28-2017—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—4-25-2017—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—5-23-2017—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

2016

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—1-31-2017—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE—12-20-2016—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE —11-29-2016—6-7 PM, free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE —6-28-2016—6 PM free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE – 3-29– 6 PM free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

2015

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE – 1-26– 6 PM free #NordicBookClub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE – 1-26-2016 – 6 PM free #nordicbookclub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE – 12-22-2015 – 6 PM Series continues winter 2016 free #nordicbookclub

Tickets + Registration

Nordic Book Club

Nordic Book Club

NORDIC BOOK CLUBSeries

TUE – 11-24-2015 – 6:00 pm Series continues winter 2016 free #nordicbookclub

Tickets + Registration