Nordic History & Culture Writing

Here you can find downloadable PDFs of some of the Scandinavia-related articles I’ve written for print magazines. There’re also some links to other, relevant online things, too.

Scandinavian Review
A journal produced by the American-Scandinavian Foundation:

Medieval World: Culture and Conflict
Fun times with swords, shields, arrows, and painful deaths:

Reactor Magazine (part of Tor Publishing Group; formerly
Some reading recommendations on the big fantasy publisher’s stand-alone website:

Viking Magazine
The official magazine of the Sons of Norway:

  • The Art of Trolls
    [August 2022; about the art of Erik Werenskiold, Theodor Kittelsen, John Bauer, and Gustaf Tenggren]
  • An Epic Reign
    [May 2022; about King Harald Fairhair]
  • Taking the T
    [March 2022; about the subway systems of Stockholm, Oslo, and Boston]
  • A Grand Design
    [Septemer 2021; about the art and architecture of Oslo City Hall]

Mainly Musuems
A fun, informative site about museums and historic places of interest: