Societies Devoted to Scandinavian Romantic Writers

Almqvistsällskapet

A forum for those with an interest in the life and work of C.J.L. Almqvist

 

H.C. Andersen Samfundet i København

The purpose of the society is to awaken and maintain interest in Hans Christian Andersen's literary work and to further the study of his life and works.

 

Blicher Selskabet

The purpose of the society is to further and deepen the interest in the life and works of Steen Steensen Blicher.

 

Geijersamfundet

The purpose of the society is to act in the spirit of E.G. Geijer, some biblographical information can be found on the home page.

 

Grundtvig-Selskabet af 8. september 1947

Contact: vartov@vartov.dk (no home page)
The purpose of the society is to disseminate knowledge about N.F.S. Grundtvig and to further the study of his work and position in the intellectual life in and outside Denmark.

 

Heiberg-Selskabet

The purpose of the society is to maintain and carry on the heiberian tradition in Danish intellectual life.

 

B.S. Ingemann-Selskabet

The purpose of the society is to deepen the knowledge and further the study of Ingemann's life and works.

 

Søren Kierkegaard Selskabet

The purpose of the society is to awaken and expand interest in the works of Søren Kierkegaard

 

Elias Lönnrot Society

The purpose of the society is to encourage cultural activities and studies concerning the heritage of Lönnrot as founder of the Finnish national epos Kalevala.

 

Sällskapet Erik Johan Stagnelii vänner

The purpose of the society is to disseminate knowledge about the poet E.J. Stagnelius

 

Tegnérsamfundet

Contact: TBA (no home page)
The purpose of the society is to further the study and knowledge of the work of Esaias Tegnér and his time.

 

Topeliussälskapet

The purpose of the society is to honor the memory of Z. Topelius and his intellectual heritage. The society furthers research into the culture of the 19th century.

 

Wergelandselskapet

The purpose of the society is to further the knowledge of Henrik Wergeland's life and works and their historical and cultural context. The home page links to the electronic version of Wergeland's works and to pages devoted to family members, for instance Camilla Collett.