American Studies in Scandinavia is a biannual publication published by the Nordic Association for American Studies. The aim of the association is to encourage and promote serious study of the United States and its civilisation in the five Nordic countries. The journal is interdisciplinary drawing upon such fields as geography, history, linguistics, literature, political science, social anthropology and sociology.
Introduction by Jørn Brøndal
Anders Bo Rasmussen, “Drawn Together in a Blood Brotherhood”: Civic Nationalism amongst Scandinavian Immigrants in the American Civil War Crucible
Terje Hasle Joranger, Migration, Regionalism and the Ethnic Other, 1840-1870
Pernille Skovgaard Christensen, Safeguarding Danishness? Ethnicity, Religion and Acculturation among Danish Americans in Three Danish Spaces in the U.S
Jørn Brøndal, “In a Few Years the Red Man Will Live Only in Legend and in Cooper’s Charming Accounts”: Portrayals of Americans Indians in Danish Travel Literature in the Mid- and Late Nineteenth Century
Dag Blanck, “Very Welcome Home Mr. Swanson”: Swedish Americans Encounter Homeland Swedes
Martina Koegeler-Abdi & Christa Holm Vogelius et al., Conversations about Place in American Culture: An International Network Discussion