University of Wisconsin–Madison

Events

3:30 pm
A public lecture by Ross Hagen, Professor of Musicology from Utah Valley University Over the last few decades heavy metal music has become a significant part of cultural identities in Scandinavia. This talk will discuss …
2335 Sterling
5:30 pm
Life in the Upper Midwest brims with reminders of Nordic mass migrations to North America, events that transformed the Nordic countries as well as the United States. Join us for a series of lectures and …
Memorial Library 126
6:00 pm
As far back as the colonial era, humor centered on regional and ethnic diversity in America has drawn on stereotypes about language differences. In the presentation we will explore some of the ways that so-called …
TBA
5:30 pm
Life in the Upper Midwest brims with reminders of Nordic mass migrations to North America, events that transformed the Nordic countries as well as the United States. Join us for a series of lectures and …
DesignLab Media Studio A
5:30 pm
We want and need to understand our past, and languages are a central part of history in the Upper Midwest. Using sound recordings made since the 1930s in the Nordic languages, we will talk about …
Memorial Library 126