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The Department of Scandinavian Studies at the University of Washington offers both an undergraduate major and a minor in Norwegian, as well as opportunities for students to continue their study of Norwegian language, literature, culture, and society on the graduate level while working toward the M.A. and the Ph.D. in Scandinavian Studies. A broad array of courses are offered, including a four-year program in language and literature, as well as a survey of Norwegian literary and cultural history and specialized courses on such writers as Henrik Ibsen and Knut Hamsun. Students majoring in Scandinavian Area Studies may select Norwegian as their language of emphasis.
- Olivia Gunn's research on Den Store Barnedåpen and The Alberta Trilogy (November 2, 2017)
- Anna Rühl Awarded Aurora Borealis Prize, 2016 (May 9, 2016)
- Reading Scand Guilt in Contemporary Poetry (April 18, 2016)
- Faculty Spotlight: Assistant Professor Olivia Gunn (February 9, 2016)
- Olivia Gunn on the Tragic Quotidian in Ibsen and Maeterlinck (January 15, 2016)