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23 March 2011

Vikings in the Attic: In Search of Nordic America

For the week of March 27th, 2011

Guest: Eric Dregni, English Professor at Concordia University in St. Paul

Issues: Minnesota’s Nordic history; Why Minnesota?; Stories from early immigrants; Experiences among different Nordic cultures in Minnesota; Scandinavian influences in Minnesota today; Why some Nordic traditions have been lost over time; Scandinavian influences in politics, suffrage and labor.

Part 1

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Part 2

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