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Liberating ideas–Marriage, morality, and Nordic women writers at 1915

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Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 9:30 - 10:30

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Lamoureux LMX/122

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The lecture addresses the concerns and ideas of Danish and Nordic women writers, such as Karen Blixen, Aino Kallas, and Sigrid Undset in the years 1900-1925, the era of Women’s Suffrage, by discussing literary works and essays that reflect the changing views on marriage and sexual morality.

Speaker: Marianne T. Stecher, Professor in Danish Studies, Department of Scandinavian Studies, University of Washington, Seattle

Click here for more information on Dr. Marianne T. Stecher.

With funding support from the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences.