Volume 88, Number 4, Winter 2016

Table of Contents


Other Mothers and the Limits of Bohemia in Alberte og friheten and Bare Alberte

pp. 337-363

The Game of the Name: Genre Labels as Genre and Signature

pp. 364-392

Texts and Contexts: Bjarni Pétursson and His Saga Manuscript Lbs 2319 4to (1727–1729)(1727–1729)

pp. 393-422

"Men det er jo Dig selv!" Autobiographical Elements in H. C. Andersen's Improvisatoren

pp. 423-458


Lars von Triers fornyelse af filmen 1984–2014: Signal, pixel, diagram by Bodil Marie Stavning Thomsen (review)

pp. 459-464

Pole Raising and Speech Making: Modalities of Swedish American Summer Celebration by Jennifer Eastman Attebery (review)

pp. 464-466

The Current Nordic Welfare State Model ed. by Noralv Veggeland (review)

pp. 467-468

Danish Folktales, Legends, & Other Stories transed. by Timothy R. Tangherlini (review)

pp. 468-470

Seawomen of Iceland: Survival on the Edge by Margaret Willson (review)

pp. 470-474

Magic and Kingship in Medieval Iceland: The Construction of a Discourse of Political Resistance by Nicolas Meylan (review)

pp. 474-478


Report of the President of the Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study

pp. 479-481

Financial Report of the Executive Director for 2015

pp. 482-484