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Barry Kavanagh writes fiction, and has made music, formerly with Dacianos. Contact him here.

This week I went to the funeral of a woman I worked with in London. Her husband was...

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Ok, so I was in the Sound of Mu, opening the bar for the day. Petter was there,...

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O snow, thou art warm. Someone said to me that the bleak, depressing part of winter is not...

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("Our Saviour's Graveyard"). This graveyard, established in 1808, is Oslo's most famous cemetery, and many of the great...

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Yes, "Back to Norway!" as Klaus Dinger from Neu! so memorably hollered in song. I've been out of...

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Our story begins in 1864. Diego de Landa, Bishop of Yucatán, Mexico, publishes an alphabet that can be...

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Let me begin with the question: why am I living here in cold, expensive Norway? Unlike almost all...

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This is Torbjorn Davidsen: artist, actor, protestor, Nordmann, but most of all a father. On the day that...

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This painting, Spill og dans (Play and Dance), depicting a fiddler and a dancer, hangs in the same...

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In the mid-nineteenth century, European art and literature moved away from the idealistic drama of Romanticism, and Realism...