Read and discuss Scandinavian literature in translation as part of Nordic Book Club – ASF’s newest literary series. This season’s selections include Swedish crime thrillers, Danish contemporary fiction, and Finnish fantasy.

Discussions typically take place the last Tuesday of the month in the Halldór Laxness Library at Scandinavia House and online at

October 2015: Danish Contemporary Fiction Rock, Paper, Scissors by Naja Marie Aidt

Book Club Discussion: October 27 | Related Book Talk: September 10

Naja Marie Aidt’s long-awaited first novel Rock, Paper, Scissors (Open Letter Books, 2015) is a breathtaking page-turner and complex portrait of a man whose life slowly devolves into one of paranoia and jealousy.

See also Rock, Paper, Scissors – Book Talk with Naja Marie Aidt in LECTURES & LITERARY section.



Image by Helena Wahlman.

TUE – 10-27-2015 – 6:00 pm
Series continues fall 2015 & winter 2016