In loving memory of Isabel M. LaPorte-Lamberg of Chatham, Mass., who passed away peacefully after a brief illness on Feb. 26, 2021.
Category: Norwegian Heritage
In celebration of our wedding issue, practice your Norwegian with this side-by-side translation of Arne Garborg’s “Elsk” (Love).
Combining her Norwegian heritage and artistry skills, Debra Carus designs Nordic-inspired jewelry with a unique twist at Elentari Håndverk.
Lori Ann Reinhall shares tips and tricks of how to beautifully decorate and set a table, both for entertaining and for everyday meals
Irish novelist James Joyce was a big fan of Henrik Ibsen; in fact, Joyce’s first published work was a review of Ibsen’s play, When We Dead Awaken.
In this issue’s Norsk 101, learn about the University of Oslo’s aula (assembly hall) while practicing your language skills.
The Greater Tacoma Peace Prize is building a peace bench in honor of peace advocate and trainer Bill Lincoln on the Puget Sound waterfront.
Alfred Nobel made his name and his fortune in the weapons industry during the 19th century. His other legacy, however, is funding the Nobel Peace Prize.
Norway made a hilarious response to Will Ferrell’s EV challenge in the “No Way, Norway” Super Bowl commercial with Game of Thrones star Kristofer Hivju.
Opened by a Russian governor for his Finnish wife in 1840, Sitka Lutheran Church in Sitka, Alaska is the oldest Lutheran Church in western America.