Author: Christie Ericson

Christie Ericson is an academic librarian living in Anchorage, Alaska. She has a background in languages and linguistics and has been fulfilling her lifelong dream of learning the Norwegian language. She also serves as the cultural director and librarian at her local Sons of Norway lodge and is completely addicted to Selbu mitten knitting.
Christie Ericson

Norsk 101: Immigration

In this issue of Norsk 101, Christie Ericson returns to her ancestors’ home at Herføl in Hvaler, Norway, and discovers unexpected family connections.

Norsk 101

Norway is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Christie Ericson shares basic Norwegian phrases for getting around Norway for tourists.

University of Oslo

Norsk 101: The University of Oslo (Universitetet i Oslo)

Last summer, Christie Ericson attended the International Summer School (deltok jeg i den internasjonale sommerskolen) at the University of Oslo (UiO). She shares Norwegian vocabulary around her visit in Norsk 101, a column for Norwegian language practice.

Syttende Mai phrases

Norsk 101

Syttende Mai phrases: Christie Ericson shares useful vocabulary for celebrating Norway’s Constitution Day, the 17th of May.