2019-20 Bjug Harstad Memorial Lecture

More Information about the "Imagining the North" Lecture

OCTOBER 15 | ANDERSON UNIVERSITY CENTER — SCANDINAVIAN CULTURAL CENTER LOWER LEVEL

Dr. Rikke Platz Cortsen, Danish lecturer at University of Texas, Austin, will present "Imagining the North, Comics & Graphic Novels in the Nordic Countries."

She researches space and place in comics in the Nordic countries and her latest peer reviewed publication is “Kverneland and Fiske in the Footsteps of Great Artists:  Re-tracing as a Tool for Artist Biographies in comics form” in ImageText Volume 10, Issue 3 about the ways in which these two Norwegian comics creators tell the biographies of well-known artists.

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