September 2015, Lom, Skjåk and Vågå: Poets' days
See the programme here: programme
and visit the Poet's days website at www.diktardagar.no.
2.-4. September 2015, Tromsø: 6. Internatinal
The Sixth International Hamsun Conference will be held at
UiT - Norway´s Arctic University, Tromsø, on September
5. - 8. August 2015, Grimstad: Ibsen- and
The Ibsen- and Hamsundays is the literary festival in
Southern Norway. The main events take place from 5. - 8.
August, but from this year on the festival is active the
whole year. Do visit the webpage of the festival often to
keep track of updated information on new events.
Read more about the festival Ibsen- og Hamsundagene,
Sørlandets litteraturfestival at ibsenhamsun.no
4. August, Hamarøy: Knut Hamsun's birthday
Hamarøy is celebrating Hamsun: Hamsun's
birthday is celebrated at the Hamsun-centre, at his
childhood home in Hamsund and in the open-air museum
Breidablikk with a.o. a wreath-laying ceremony at the
bust in Hamsund, music and recitals in the childhood home
and a book-night with marathon-recital of Hamsun's Hunger,
Pan and On overgrown paths.
See the programme here:: Boknatta.
31. July - 2. August 2015, Kjerringøy:
The seminar will focus on the roles of the painter Karl
Erik Harr regarding Hamsun-illustrations, Hamsun-debates
and as a Hamsun-enthusiast. There will also be lectures
on the history of the place and on the Hamsun-films that
were shot here
04, 07, 09, 10 and 17 June 2015, Cologne
Germany: Hamsun play Growth of the
The Theatre of Cologne presents their latest production,
Knut Hamsun's Growth of the Soil on May 29th. A young
ensemble and a former factory as stage. Hamsun is alive. Read more...