The Pursuit of Happiness: How hygge became a global lifestyle trend

The Pursuit of Happiness: How hygge became a global lifestyle trend »

5 Aug, 2017
BooksCultureSociety

Candlelight. A cup of hot cocoa. Knitted wool sweaters and comfy socks by the fireplace. If you visited

Why has Nordic Noir risen to prominence in the happiest region of the world?

Why has Nordic Noir risen to prominence in the happiest region of the world? »

6 Apr, 2017
BooksCultureFiction

Last weekend’s Danish Crime Book Festival, ‘Krimimessen’, held at the Old State Penitentiary in Horsens, brought crime fiction lovers together

‘Living in Denmark’ book review: A window into Danish life

‘Living in Denmark’ book review: A window into Danish life »

★★★★★☆

The search for happiness is a constant in today’s culture, and one of our biggest concerns as human beings. What is the

A paradise of English books in Aarhus

A paradise of English books in Aarhus »

16 Feb, 2017
BooksCulture

 

by Marisse Panaligan

Finding an English bookstore in Jutland can be a real challenge, especially for expats who like to read literature.

Made in Jutland: The bitter-sweet life of Ole Lund Kirkegaard

Made in Jutland: The bitter-sweet life of Ole Lund Kirkegaard »

29 Jan, 2017
BooksCultureSociety

 

by Mark Walker, feature photo by Koldinghus Museum

There aren’t many people who can claim to have died in a place that bears

Book Review: Dorthe Nors’ ‘So much for that winter’

Book Review: Dorthe Nors’ ‘So much for that winter’ »

18 Jan, 2017
BooksCulture

 

by Milada Bendtsen

‘So much for that winter’, by Danish writer Dorthe Nors, consists of two formally inventive novellas.

The first, ‘Minna needs

Writing an e-book inspired by Aarhus

Writing an e-book inspired by Aarhus »

by Ella Navarro

Writing a book is a dream that many people wish for. There’s also a popular saying that, before dying, we

What to do when your flatmate is a communist kangaroo?

What to do when your flatmate is a communist kangaroo? »

15 Oct, 2016
BooksCultureEvents

by Victoria Vorbröker and Victoria Mrosek, photos by Lydia Weber

Do it like the German author, Marc-Uwe Kling, and write a book

When we’re not humans anymore

When we’re not humans anymore »

12 Mar, 2014
BooksResearchYoutube

Review: In “The New Human in Literature”, AU professor Mads Rosendahl Thomsen looks at 20th century literature to understand what humanity thinks it’s

An expat tale straight from the books

An expat tale straight from the books »

23 Jan, 2014
BooksCulture

There’s only one dedicated English Bookstore in Aarhus and it’s a haven for not just books but conversation, ideas and international community. Jutland Station finds out who is the lady behind the book store, and what her expat tale is.