Garden party

In keeping with tradition there will be a lively and enjoyable garden party – open to all. Readings by Josefine Klougart, Gro Dahle and Asta Olivia Nordenhof. Musical interlude by Madame Nielsen, DJ and open-mic. Food from the barbecue and sale of wine. (In the event of rain, the event will be indoors).

When:Wednesday 31. May at 18:00
Price:120 kr
Info:In collaboration with The Nansen Academy


Josefine Klougart

Josefine Klougart is a Danish author and editor of the literary periodical Den Blå Port.  Since debuting with her novel, Stigninger og fall (2010), Klougart has demonstrated that she is a promising and productive writer, well-received both in Denmark and internationally. Her first novel and her third, One of us is sleeping (2012) were nominated for the Nordisk Råds literature prize.  Her most recent novel, On Darkness, was published in 2013. More >

Gro Dahle

Gro Dahle has established herself as one of Norway’s most important poets and writers. She has written books across numerous genres and won several literary prises, including the Bragerprisen for best children’s book in 2002, The Culture Department’s prize for children’s and youth literature in 2004, as well as in 2011, along with the prize for best illustration for the book, Håpe sa gåsa. In 2014 she delivered the picture book, Akvarium. 2015 saw the release of both Amerika and Megzilla, and in 2016 Blekkspruten and Søster. More >

Asta Olivia Nordenhof


Asta Olivia Nordenhof is a Danish author.  She debuted in 2011 with the prose collection Et ansikt til Emily, and has most recently published a poetry collection Det nemme og det ensomme (2013), which she has received great notice for. In 2013 she was awarded the Montana Literary Prize for her writing. More >

Madame Nielsen

Madame Nielsen is a Danish musician, writer and performer, reasently published a new book, Det høyeste vesen. Other novels published by Pelikanen are Invasjonen and Den endeløse sommeren. More >

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