Bokprat: Lars Mytting’s “Bell in the Lake”

Bokprat: A Discussion of The Bell in the Lake with author Lars Mytting.

In this recording of an online bokprat (book club) discussion, Dr. Maren Johnson, Luther College’s Associate Professor of Nordic Studies and Torgerson Center for Nordic Studies Director, is joined by best-selling Norwegian author Lars Mytting for a discussion of The Bell in the Lake. With its broad-canvas narrative about the intersection of religion, superstition, and duty, this novel offers a unique perspective about Scandinavian life.

Vesterheim’s free bokprat sessions are generally held once a month and are led by Dr. Maren Johnson. Registrants read the book ahead of time and join in the online Zoom discussion. You can register for upcoming bokprat sessions that are listed here.

Supported by the United States Regional Arts Resilience Fund Phase 1, an initiative of Arts Midwest and its peer United States Regional Arts Organizations made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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