Education

  • B.A. American Literature, Northwestern University
  • Vitnemål, Friluftsliv, Olavskolen Folkehøgskole
  • M.A. Scandinavian Literature, UCLA
  • Ph.D. Comparative Literature, UCLA

Research

Research interests include crime literature, the Danish writer Isak Dinesen, literary history, film history and comparative literature.

Publications

Books

Courses Taught

Scandinavian 11-Elementary Norwegian
Scandinavian 12-Elementary Norwegian
Scandinavian 13-Elementary Norwegian
Scandinavian 50-Introduction to Scandinavian Literatures and Cultures
Scandinavian 50W- Introduction to Scandinavian Literatures and Cultures
Scandinavian 60- Introduction to Nordic Cinema
Scandinavian 60W-Introduction to Nordic Cinema
Scandinavian 141C-Short Story in Scandinavia
Scandinavian 143C-Scandinavian Crime Literature
Scandinavian 157-Contemporary Nordic Literature
Scandinavian 161-Introduction to Nordic Cinema
Scandinavian C180-Literature and Scandinavian Society