Tag: Sweden

Margot Wallström addresses the UN

Sweden’s term on the Security Council begins with scandal at home

Parliamentarians and newspapers accuse Foreign Minister Margot Wallström of back-room dealing and creative accounting.

/ October 4, 2016

“Bret Easton Ellis and Other Dogs”

Lina Wolff will discuss her novel “Bret Easton Ellis and Other Dogs”From Scandinavia House: At a run-down brothel in Caudal, Spain, the prostitutes are collecting stray dogs. They name each dog after a famous male writer: Dante, Chaucer, Bret Easton...

/ March 1, 2016
Aile and grandmother

A cinematic introduction to Sápmi

The arctic landscapes of Sápmi bear a surprising resemblance to my native New Mexico. The sky opens up; the vegetation retreats, as though satisfied to play a supporting role in the visual drama; in both places, the uninterrupted vista is...

/ February 20, 2016

New Nordic Cinema: 7 Sámi Stories

Seven short films by Sámi filmmakers from Norway, Sweden and Finland. Full lineup available here. $10 admission. $7 American-Scandinavian Foundation members. In Norwegian, Swedish and Sámi with English subtitles.

/ February 19, 2016

New Nordic Cinema: 7 Sámi Stories

Seven short films by Sámi filmmakers from Norway, Sweden and Finland. Full lineup available here. $10 admission. $7 American-Scandinavian Foundation members. In Norwegian, Swedish and Sámi with English subtitles.

/ February 17, 2016