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Decommissioning H-Skand

On February 21, 2017, H-Net Council voted to de-commission H-Skand. This decision came at the suggestion of H-Skand's editors and Advisory Board who felt the network had grown inactive and no longer served a scholarly purpose. Rather than continuing attempts to revive an unused network, we suggest H-Skand’s 302 subscribers join H-Net's larger and more active networks in related fields. These might include H-SAE and others of our 180+ networks.

CFP: Picturing the North: National Identity & German-Scandinavian Cultural Exchange

München, 15.02.2017

Deadline: Dec 15, 2016




Picturing the North - National Identity and German-Scandinavian Cultural Exchange in the 19th Century


International Colloquium


2017, February 15

Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte, München


One can say that in the field of arts, the development of peculiar national identities unfolds within a continuous process of perceptions

Anna Westerståhl Stenport
Kate Moffat

Moffat on Stenport, 'Lukas Moodysson's Show Me Love'

Anna Westerståhl Stenport. Lukas Moodysson's Show Me Love. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2012. 232 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-295-99180-1.

Reviewed by Kate Moffat
Published on H-Skand (October, 2016)
Commissioned by Kyle Frackman

Moffat on Stenport, Lukas Moodysson's Show Me Love

New Book: Encyclopedia of the Barents Region

Encyclopedia of the Barents Region

With a Foreword by Thorvald Stoltenberg and Mikhail Gorbachev

The Encyclopedia of the Barents Region contains comprehensive knowledge about the history, economy, and culture of the Barents Region. The Encyclopedia is an outcome of an international academic project with participants mainly from Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Russia.