7. Scandinavian Narratives of Guilt and Privilege in an Age of Globalization

Punch kloden detFor Scandinavians in particular, a post-1989 world order has brought about enduring social identity crises, based on feelings of guilt and privilege vis-à-vis the rest of Europe and the world. This stream explores how Scandinavians negotiate their sense of identity, peace, happiness and privilege in a new way in (post)national narratives of guilt. The stream is organized in conjunction with the University of Oslo project ScanGuilt.