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Wed, Jun 19

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Nordia House

Danish Book Club with Northwest Danish Association

Join our Danish Book Club in collaboration with the Northwest Danish Association!

Danish Book Club with Northwest Danish Association
Danish Book Club with Northwest Danish Association

Time & Location

Last available date

Jun 19, 2024, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA

About

Cost:

Free

Join us for our Danish Book Club in collaboration with the Northwest Danish Association! The discussion will be conducted strictly in Danish. All Danish speakers are welcome to attend. This is a perfect way to keep the Danish language alive and keep your mind sharp! If you have any questions feel free to reach out to Aase Besson at bessonaase@yahoo.com

June Book Club:

Daglejerne (The Day Laborers) by Hans Kirk  1898-1962

The setting of the book is Denmark 1900-1920 describing Denmark's evolution from an agrarian society and into the industrialized world. The focus is on the smallest farmers and day laborers leaving the countryside and moving to the cities, working in factories.

Author:

Hans Kirk

He was a lawyer, journalist and celebrated author.

This is a very special Danish book club event in collaboration with the Northwest Danish Association and Scan Design Foundation.

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