Previous Hamsun-events 2010:

Hamsun-fantasies. 17. January-28.February 2010. Trondheim Kunstmuseum. Hamsun-fantasies is a co-operation between Trondheim Kunstmuseum and KulturKonsept and presents works by the artists Therese Nortvedt, Unni Askeland, Marianne Bratteli, Anne-Karin Furunes, Sverre Koren Bjertnæs, Benjamin Bergman, Harald Fenn, Kjell Erik Killi Olsen, Peter Esdaile and Håkon Bleken. Read more...

Hamsun evening in Kolding. 25 February 2010 kl. 18.30. Nikolai biograf og Cafe, Kolding: The event is a collaboration between Folkeuniversitetet, Fritze Lundstrøm fra Nikolaj biograf and Foreningen NORDEN. The theme: "En kontroversiel Nordmand og en litterær gigant." (A controversial Norwegian and a literary Giant) will be adressed by Jonas Kjærgaard Laursen. After the lecture Henning Carlsen's film "Hunger" (1966) will be shown. Read more...

Opening of the exhibion in the Hamsun-Centre. 11. June 2010. Hamarøy. After the moving inauguration of the Hamsun-centre in Hamarøy at Knut Hamsun's 150. jubilee, the concrete must dry and the dust settle before the newest in IT can be installed. We look forward to the result and the opening of the exhibition on 11. June. Read more...

Hamsun-phantasies. 11.juni-??2010 Skogheim, Hamarøy. This exhibition by Norway's best comtemporary artists with motives from Knut Hamsun's universe has only been shown in the National Library from 1.-12. October 2009 and in Trondheim Kunstmuseum from 17. January-28.February this year. This exiting exhibition can now be seen the whole summer in Knut Hamsun's own Skogheim in Hamarøy.

Hamsun-days in Hamarøy. 31.July-08.August 2010. Every other year this cornucopia of cultural events around Knut Hamsun takes place, in the middle of the most beautiful North-Norwegian landscape. The programme is ready now: Read more...

The Hamsun-Society literary seminar during the Hamsun-days in Hamarøy. 4.-6.August 2010. The Hamsun-Society invites you to exiting lectures under the title: "Hamsun, gender and media". See the provisional agenda here...

This year's general meeting of the Hamsun-Society takes place Wednesday, 04. August 2010 at 03:00pm in Knut Hamsun VGS, Hamarøy.

Summer-seminar. 1.-5.August 2010. Grimstad. The summerseminar ”På gjengrodde stier” (On overgrown Paths) in Grimstad will focus on the role of art in the society - through lectures, dialogues, films and workshops. Read more...

Hamsun- and Ibsen days in Grimstad. 5.-7.August 2010. Every year, the beautiful southern idyl Grimstad celebrates it's 2 famous sons Knut Hamsun and Henrik Ibsen with an exiting festival. Read more...

Poet's days in Lom. August 2010. Also Lom is celebrating it's grand poets: Tor Jonsson, Olav Aukrust, Ragnvald Skrede AND Knut Hamsun with an annual festival. Read more...


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