Tagged: Thousand Oaks

His legacy carries on

Thor Heyerdahl’s explorations will be featured in a presentation by colleague Donald Ryan to open annual Nordic Spirit Symposium at California Lutheran University By Richard Londgren Director of the Scandinavian Center California Lutheran University...

Lecture to profile seamstress to the stars

The life of a Norwegian seamstress to the stars will be the topic of a lecture at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 24, at California Lutheran University. Ingrid Isaksen will present “From North Lights to...

Nordic Spirit Symposium celebrates sagas

Role of art, Viking women highlighted By Judith Gabriel Vinje Norwegian American Weekly The links between the pagan Viking Age and the Christianization of the Nordic countries continues to fascinate historians, as well as...