Literature, Norway, Iceland Offer Students ‘Incredible Experience’

Notable literature and a study-abroad course took 20 students in Creative Writing 395 — “Norwegian Literature From Trolls to Thor, Ibsen and Noir” — through remarkable reads and stunning sights in Norway and Iceland.  Continue reading Literature, Norway, Iceland Offer Students ‘Incredible Experience’

Literature Goes Online for Free in Norway

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Most books published in Norway before 2001 are going online for free thanks to an initiative that may have found the formula to reconcile authors with the web.

At a time when the publishing world is torn over its relationship to the internet – which has massively expanded access to books but also threatens royalty revenues – the National Library of Norway is digitizing tens of thousands of titles, from masterworks by Nobel laureate Knut Hamsun to the first detective novels by Nordic noir king Jo Nesboe. FULL STORY Continue reading Literature Goes Online for Free in Norway