Norway

The making of a novelist

22 March 2014 9:00 am

Karl Ove Knausgaard was eight months old when his family moved to the island of Tromøya; he left it aged…

Why are Scandinavians so happy when they should be so sad? 

25 January 2014 9:00 am

As I sit here in my Sarah Lund Fair Isle sweater, polishing my boxed sets of Borgen and nibbling on…

The grandson of Scott’s deputy makes music in Antarctica

28 September 2013 9:00 am

As his father lay dying some six years ago, Julian Broke-Evans promised him that he would ‘keep telling the story’,…