Knowledge on the Nordics

Shaping the Nordic Past: Fact, Fiction or Politics?

May 18, 2021 nordics.info Season 1 Episode 12
Knowledge on the Nordics
Shaping the Nordic Past: Fact, Fiction or Politics?
Show Notes Chapter Markers

Listen to this podcast if you want to hear more about:

  • Memory studies.
  • Why is our relationship with the past so important for society?
  • How do we deal with different versions of the past?
  • Scandinavian memory culture: the dangers of complacency.

The editor of nordics.info and Danish history student Vibeke Sandager Rønnedal interview two historians from Aarhus University and the Danish Centre for Urban History.

Read more about the podcast and what is mentioned in it by going to nordics.info.

Sounds from freesound.org including All I Did Was Wait For You by kjartan_abel and Scene Change Music by dominictreis.

What is memory studies?
Why is our relationship with the past so important for society?
How do we deal with different versions of the past?
Scandinavian memory culture: complacent?