Murder in the Swedish South : Henning Mankell, Nordic Noir, and TV & Film Production

Olof Hedling

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper, not in proceeding

Original languageEnglish
Publication statusUnpublished - 2014
EventInvited talk/lecture on Henning Mankell - Gustavus Adolphus College, Saint Peter, Minnesota, US.
Duration: 2014 Apr 23 → …


ConferenceInvited talk/lecture on Henning Mankell
Period2014/04/23 → …

Bibliographical note

Invited talk on Henning Mankell at 127 Confer Hall, Gustavus Adolphus College, Saint Peter, Minnesota, US 23rd of April 2014.

Swedish film scholar Olof Hedling of Lund University (currently a Fulbright Hildeman Fellow at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) will present a lecture on the Swedish best-selling crime fiction writer Henning Mankell (created of the Kurt Wallander series), recent filmic adaptations, and the bourgeoning "crime fiction tourism" in small-town Ystad in Sweden's southernmost province of Skåne, the site of Mankell's hugely popular crime stories.

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • Arts


  • regional film production
  • Scandinavian Crime
  • Henning Mankell
  • television

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