Upcoming Hamsun-events:

23.05.2017, Frederikstad: Bonden Knut Hamsun: Markens grøde, Nobelprisen og Nørholm (The farmer Knut Hamsun: Growth of the Soil, the Nobel price and Nørholm)
Lecture by Hamsun-biographer Ingar Sletten Kolloen in Litteraturhuset Fredrikstad Thuesday 23. mai 2017 at19:00 - 20:15 admission: NOK 100,–
Read more: www.litthusfred.no/

02.-05.08.2017, Grimstad: Sørlandets litteraturfestival 2017 (The literary Festival of the South 2017). Read more at Ibsen- og Hamsundagene, Sørlandets litteraturfestival https://www.facebook.com/ibsenhamsun

31.08.-03.09.2017, Lom: Diktardage (Poet's days). Growth of the Soil will also here be the theme with 2 seminars, one for students and one for adults. Since Bob Dylan got the Nobel price last year and said no to go to Stockholm, he was invited to Lom but he sends instead his norwegian “stand in” Tom Roger Aadland to compare texts by Dylan and Hamsun, explains Torunn Kjøk from the organizers with a twinkle in her eyes.
Read more at www.diktardagar.no

04.08.2017, Hamarøy: Celebration of Knut Hamsun's birthday at Knut Hamsun's childhood home, Hamsund and Handelsgården Breidablikk.

20.09-02.10.2017, Hamarøy: Symposion. In a collaboration between the Hamsun-centre, the sami centre Arran and the KUN university and with Growth of the Soil as point of departure themes will be presented covering a.o. Hamsun's views on Sami people, women and ecology.
Source: Lokalavisa Nordsalten.

20-24.11.2017, Oslo: An entire week devoted Growth of the Soil. Hamsun's kingdom is moved to the capital Oslo including cod-drying racks, literary-culinary treasures, readings and debates.
Source: Lokalavisa Nordsalten.


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