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The Far Traveler

Nancy Marie Brown’s new book tells the story of Gudrid the Far Traveler, a Viking woman sailed who across the ocean to Vinland in the Icelandic Sagas.

Bunad

Bunad crisis looms

Husfliden, one of Norway’s largest bunad retailers, fears that a new shutdown in Viken County could lead to a bunad crisis ahead of 17th of May.

Comics

The Norwegian American features comics by renowned Norweigan journalist Fredrik Skavlan and Lille Berlin.

Helsebok

The Norwegian Helsebok

In Norway, all residents are required to have a Helsebok (Health Booklet), an official permit and record of an individual’s use of health services.

Kaveh Rashidi

Maybe you’re healthy?

A new book by Norwegian physician Kaveh Rashidi examines challenges medical professionals face in providing services to the public.