Benjamin Bigelow

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Contact Me

bbigelow@umn.edu
612-626-3327

German, Nordic, Slavic & Dutch
328D FolH
9 Pleasant St SE

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • PhD: Scandinavian Languages and Literatures, UC Berkeley, 2017.

Specialties

  • Scandinavian literature
  • Scandinavian culture
  • Film and media studies
Courses Taught
  • Scan 3501w- Scandinavian Culture, Past and Present
  • Scan 3613- Scandinavian Children's Literature
  • Scan 3614- Blood on Snow: Scandinavian Thrillers in Fiction and Film
  • Scan 3604w- Living Pictures: An Introduction to Nordic Cinema
  • Scan 3634: Scandinavian Women Authors
  • Scan 3011w- Readings in the Scandinavian Languages
  • Scan 3605- The Scandinavian Short Story
Publications
  • Lurking in the Blind Space: Vampyr and the Multilinguals: Bigelow, Benjamin, Journal of Scandinavian Cinema, 5.3 223-239, 2015. Download
  • The Voice of the Blood: Vitalism and the Acoustic in Knut Hamsun's Pan (1894): Bigelow, Benjamin, Scandinavian Studies, 90.4 531-552, 2018. Download
  • The Cinematic Kon-Tiki Expeditions: Realism, Spectacle, and the Migration of Nordic Cinema: Bigelow, Benjamin, Edinburgh University Press, Nordic Film Cultures and Cinemas of Elsewhere, 2019.