The Literature panels will feature contemporary Nordic writers in Nordic Crime: Ice, Volvos, and Murder, moderated by Andrew Nestingen, and Family - Secrets and Truths, with Marianne Stecher as moderator. Tiina Nunnally and Steven T. Murray converse with Katherine A. Powers in From Classics To Crime -- Translating Nordic Fiction for American Readers.
Saturday, March 2, 2013
Nordic Cool 2013: Literature Panel: Family--Secrets and Truths moderated by Marianne Stecher
Whether the bloody feuds of the Icelandic family sagas or the heated marital strife of Strindbergian drama, the internal dynamics of the family stand at the center of the Nordic literary tradition. This panel explores notion of family today. More information available here.
Sunday, March 3, 2013
Nordic Cool 2013: Literature Panel: Nordic Crime: Ice, Volvos, and Murder moderated by Andrew Nestingen
Is Nordic noir a voice of its own? This discussion features some of the region's foremost crime novelists offering their own takes on the success of the genre and its unique characteristics. More information available here.
Monday, March 4, 2013
Nordic Cool 2013: Literature Panel: From Classics to Crime--Translating Nordic Fiction for American Readers with Tiina Nunally
Join us for a lively conversation with award-winning translators Steven T. Murray and Tiina Nunnally, who have plenty of stories to tell about the joys and controversies they have encountered in nearly three decades of translating Scandinavian fiction. More information here.