International Conference on 9th and 10th April 2015 with keynote speakers: James Elkins, Lev Manovich and Joanna Zylinska.
The conference is arranged by the research centre Roots of Europe at the University of Copenhagen in partnership whith UiT - The Arctic University of Norway, and Kristianstad University.
Danish and Scandinavian languages, literature and culture is at the centre of our research. There is also a strong research environment within linguistics and gender studies.
The department offers a broad range of study programmes - from Danish and Finnish Studies to Linguistics and IT and Cognition.
We offer Danish language and literature courses to international students at the University of Copenhagen.
International students at the University of Copenhagen can follow electives taught in English at the Department. In the summer 2015 a summer school in Indo-European is offered: Roots of Europe
The Swedish Academy awards the Academy's nordic prize to Thomas Bredsdorff, professor emeritus of nordic literature.
Finland's president has awarded associate professor emerita Tuula Eskeland Finland's White Rose's Order of Chivalry.