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ONLINE: Vesterheim Bokprat (Book Club): From Day to Day, One Man’s Diary of Survival in Nazi Concentration Camps by Odd Nansen

14 September, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

book cover of Odd Nansen's From Day to Day: One Man's Diary of Survival in Nazi Concentration CampsDr. Maren Johnson, Luther College’s Associate Professor of Nordic Studies and Torgerson Center for Nordic Studies Director, facilitates a monthly bokprat, discussing Scandinavian authors and Scandinavian life. Join us for a conversation about Odd Nansen’s From Day to Day: One Man’s Diary of Survival in Nazi Concentration Camps. Secretly documenting his three-and-a-half-year internment, Nansen provides readers with a unique examination of the cruel existence in the camp. Don’t hesitate to contact Andrew Ellingsen, Folk Art Coordinator, with any questions you may have (aellingsen@vesterheim.org).

Supplies: A computer, laptop, or tablet with a camera and mic as well as a fast, reliable internet connection.

Special Instructions: Registrants should secure their own copy of the book and have read it prior to the discussion. When registering for the class, please make sure to use the email address you’d like the Zoom meeting invitations sent to. You will receive a link to the Zoom sessions by email sometime during the week prior to the discussion.

Enrollment Deadline: September 12, 2021. Register here.


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