Even the bunad industry in Norway has been affected by the coronavirus. Photojournalist Ingeried Jordal provides an insightful report from Voss…
Author: Ingerid Jordal
Photojournalist Ingerid Jordal visits the Midwest to talk to the last generation of Norwegian Americans who speak Amerikanorsk, their own Norwegian dialect.
Photojournalist Ingerid Jordal talks to the people of Voss about how they are coping with the coronavirus threat as the country of Norway shuts down.
Andreas Stassivk is a young Norwegian American for whom ethnic identiy is extremely important, so important that he is working on moving there.
Seattle native Lars Phillips has always been conscious of his Norwegian heritage and was a contestant on Norway’s reality show “Alt for Norge.”
“I am never going to fit in any box,” says 22-year-old journalist and student Gabriela Capestany. “I am half Cuban and half Norwegian….”
Born in Norway, Siri Dammarell Brekkaa has lived in the US since she was a baby. A hunter, mother, and business owner, she calls Norway and the US home.
Pacific Northwest native Nicole Brekkaa loves her Norwegian heritage, but she is too much of a homebody to consider moving to Norway.
Andy Meyer, 37, is a Norwegian American who’s spent a lot of time in Norway, even though his own family connection to Norway dates a long way back.
Madison Leiren, 27, is a fashion designer in Seattle, whose Norwegian roots have inspired her to create fantastic creations reminiscent of Nordic folklore.