Scandinavian May Newsletter

Published: May 3, 2018

This month’s newsletter highlights the upcoming SASS conference in Los Angeles from May 3rd to May 5th here at UCLA. It also features two UCLA professors of the Scandinavian Department: Timothy Tangherlini, Kimberly Ball, as well as visiting scholar Carsten Jensen who will be speaking at an upcoming event at UCLA.

Furthermore, the newsletter lists three books to check out, including one by Carsten Jensen: We, The Drowned (Jensen), Tomas Jonsson (Bergsson), and Novel 11, Book 18 (Solstad). 

Finally, the newsletter honors and celebrates Professor Jesse Byock who will be retiring.