Annual Meeting of the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Studies
Indigenous Discourses, Methodologies, and Histories in the Nordic Region and Beyond
Sponsored by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and The Ohio State University
The Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures at Ohio State University, in collaboration with Scandinavian programs at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and University of Wisconsin-Madison, welcomes the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study to Columbus, OH for its 105th annual meeting.
Organizers anticipate a lively exchange of ideas with thematic streams, diverse presentation formats, musical performances, a book exhibit, discussions on the Presidential Theme of ‘Indigenous Discourses, Methodologies, and Histories,’ and an optional excursion to the Newark Earthworks of Ohio. Dr. Chadwick Allen, OSU Professor of English and expert on Comparative Indigenous Studies, will give the keynote lecture. The concluding conference banquet and dance will take place at the conference hotel in the evening of Saturday May 9. Visit http://www.sass2015.com/ for more information.
(Image courtesy of the Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures: http://germanic.osu.edu/scandinavian-swedish.)