Scandinavian-American Encounters I

Brøndal, J. (Arrangør)

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Organization and leadership of the seminar, "Scandinavian-American Encounters I," an international meeting of scholars supported by HUMSEED funds from the Faculty of Humanities with a view to writing a major research grant application. Participants: Associate Professor Dag Blanck, Uppsala University, Swedish Institute for North American Studies; Director of the Swenson Swedish Immigration Research Center, Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois; Associate Professor Jørn Brøndal, University of Southern Denmark, Center for American Studies; Professor Gunlög Fur, Linnaeus University, School of Cultural Sciences, Växjö, Sweden; Professor Donna Gabaccia, University of Toronto Scarborough, Department of History; Professor Karen V. Hansen, Brandeis University, Departments of History and Sociology; Fulbright Distinguished Chair, Uppsala University (Fall 2015/Spring 2016); Museum Director Torben Grøngaard Jeppesen, Odense City Museums; Professor Stephen Kantrowitz, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of History; Fulbright Distinguished Chair, University of Southern Denmark (Fall 2016/Spring 2017); Professor Emeritus David Mauk, University of Oslo, Department of Literature, Area Studies and European Languages; Professor David E. Nye, University of Southern Denmark, Center for American Studies; Assistant Professor Anders Bo Rasmussen, University of Southern Denmark, Center for American Studies. During the seminar, besides leading the discussion I contributed with a paper: Jørn Brøndal: "Moving from 'Who Were They' to 'Whom Did They Encounter'?"
Periode11. maj 201613. maj 2016
BegivenhedstypeSeminar
PlaceringOdense, Danmark