Language & Literature Classes

Vil du laere norsk? We offer a range of Norwegian classes for beginner students all the way to advanced. Our more advanced classes read literature written by authors such as Astrid Lindberg, Erlend Loe, Per Petterson, Vidar Sundstølnd more. Sign up for a Norwegian literature class today!

Classes/Events

Utsikt til Paradiset

Class/Event date:
Mon-Mar-26-2018 6:15 pm
Event End Date:
Mon-Jun-04-2018 8:15 pm
Cut off date:
Mon-Apr-02-2018
Individual Price:
$165.00

UTSIKT TIL PARADISET

Genre: Roman

Texts: Utsikt til Paradiset av Ingvar Ambjørnsen*

            Norsk grammatikk Arbeidsbok  av Kirsti MacDonald*

           Norsk grammatikk Teoribok av Kirsti MacDonald (optional)*

Even if you haven't read the book, join us as we watch and discuss the film Elling, the first of the popular films about this eccentric character. We will also read excerpts from other novels about Elling and other short texts, and we will continue our review of Norwegian grammar.

Mondays, 6:15 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.

March 26th- June 4th

No class on May 28th

Instructor: Signe Ilstrup

*Texts can be purchased at Mindekirken on the first night of classes

Norsk sokkel

Class/Event date:
Tue-Mar-27-2018 1:30 pm
Event End Date:
Mon-May-28-2018 3:30 pm
Cut off date:
Tue-Apr-03-2018
Individual Price:
$165.00

NORSK SOKKEL

Genre: Roman

Text: Norsk sokkel av Heidi Linde

Join us as we finish reading the novel Norsk sokkel, a story that interweaves several families' stories as they struggle to find foundation in various areas of modern Norway. We will read, discuss, and respond to this novel as we write short reaction papers på norsk and work on expression and grammar.

Tuesdays, 1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

March 27th- May 29th

Instructor: Christine Midelfort

 

Berlinerpoplene

Class/Event date:
Tue-Mar-27-2018 9:00 am
Event End Date:
Tue-May-29-2018 11:00 am
Cut off date:
Tue-Apr-03-2018
Individual Price:
$165.00

BERLINERPOPLENE

Genre: Roman

Text: Berlinerpoplene av Anne B. Ragde*

Join us as we read the first novel in a trilogy about the Neshov family and explore the themes of family and discovering one's roots. Explicit grammar review and instruction related to the use of expressions in everyday language and situations will also be included.

Tuesdays, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

March 27th- May 29th

Instructor: Christine Midelfort

*Text can be purchased at Mindekirken on the first day of class. 

 

 

 

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Mindekirken Norwegian Language & Culture Program
The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church
924 East 21st Street - Minneapolis, MN 55404-2952
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