Category: Norwegian Heritage

Skyte inn jula

Skyte inn jula

Editor-in-chief Lori Ann Reinhall tells of the times when Norwegians would “skyte inn jula,” to “shoot in Christmas” with rounds of gunfire.

Maud of Wales

Maud of Wales

David Moe details the life of Queen Maud of Norway, who reigned from 1905 to 1938, when she died of heart failure in England after surgery.

Liz Bucheit

Liz Bucheit

Carstens Smith reports on Liz Bucheit’s
plans for a 2021 fellowship she received from the American-Scandinavian Foundation.

Mendel

Mandel

Laila Simon interviews owners of Mandel, a company committed to making Norwegian kransekaker to ship to customer around the country.