Masters Theses


Short Title People Involved Related Fields
"Extreme Norwegians: Black Metal as the Good Norwegian's Evil Twin" (2013) Pamela Dearinger Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Norwegian, Music
"Symbolic Ecologies and Intertexual Conservation: An ecocritical analysis of inter-symbolic relationships in Finno-Karelian oral and literary traditions" (2011) Evan Wright
Adviser: Andrew K. Nestingen
Scandinavian Literature and Culture
"Queered Bodies That Matter: Non-normative Bodies in Selected Paintings by Odd Nerdrum and 'Ecce Homo' by Elisabeth Ohlson Wallin" (2011) Timothy Warburton
Adviser: Ia Dübois
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Queer Studies
"Danishness and Otherness: Representations of Muslims and Jews in Danish Literature"  (2011) Adviser: Marianne T. Stecher Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Danish
"Questioning the genius: Postmodern literary interpretations of Norwegian national literary geniuses Henrik Ibsen and Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson" (2011) Maren Anderson Johnson
Adviser: Andrew K. Nestingen
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Norwegian
"Escape or Rescue? The Flight of the Danish Jews to Sweden in 1943" (Completed/published) Adviser: Terje I. Leiren Scandinavian Area Studies, Danish, Swedish
"Post-Soviet Identity in Nordic Fiction: Trauma of Occupation and Sex Trafficking in Sofi Oksanen's Purge and Lukas Moodysson's Lilya 4-ever" (Completed/published) Liina-Ly Roos
Adviser: Guntis Šmidchens
Scandinavian Literature and Culture, Baltic Studies