The History of Nordic Women’s Literature going into the new century.

This large online resource focuses on Nordic women writers, and with 20 new articles, it is now fully up-to-date. Along with illustrations by contemporary female artists, these new articles have identified groundbreaking trends of the 21st Century. The articles illuminate new themes and genres from femi-crime novels to the great narrators and new poets, as well as investigating how contemporary literature has played an important role in dismantling gender stereotypes and how authors are using literature as a field of exploration. Read the chief editor Anne-Marie Mai’s introductory article about the first decade of the 21st Century and read all 20 articles here 


More than two hundred articles on 800 writers through 1000 years of literature on