Welcome to the Scandinavica website

Scandinavica is a scholarly journal focusing on the literature and culture of all the Nordic countries.

On our website you can find details of recent issues, including the full text of some articles and all reviews, as well as information about how to subscribe, how to submit an article for publication, and how to contact us. Brief biographical sketches of some of our recent contributors are also available.

Articles from our latest issue

  • FOREWORD
  • British Perceptions of Nordic Peripheries: An Historical Survey
  • Peripheral Visions: Engaging Nordic Literary Traditions on Orkney and Shetland
  • Peripheries of Space, Self and Literary Style in R. S. Thomas's Readings of Søren Kierkegaard
  • Henrietta Frances Lord: Translating Ibsen for the Theosophical Movement
  • A Region in the Mind: Heaney's Jutland and the Circumference of Nordic Literature

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National/cultural coverage

Scandinavica concentrates on the culture and literature of:

  • Denmark
  • The Faroe Islands
  • Finland
  • Iceland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

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Photograph used on cover of 2017-1 issue

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