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Being Swedish-American Today

November 2-3, 2001 
Augustana College

Barbro Klein
Uppsala University
Keynote Address and the 2001 O. Fritiof Ander Lecture in Immigration History

Odd Lovoll
St. Olaf College
Norwegian Americans Today: The Promise Fulfilled?

Lizette Gradén
University of Stockholm
Let's fry them Swedes: Floats that Never Materialize and the Shaping of Historical Process in Little Sweden, U.S.A.

Steven Schnell
Northwest Missouri State University
The Invention of Tradition in Little Sweden, U.S.A.: Tourism and Identity in Lindsborg, Kansas

Jack Young
Southern Illinois University
Memory, Identity, and Local History in Bishop Hill, Illinois

Dan Lundberg
Royal Academy of Music, Stockholm, Sweden
Half of Them Thought It Was Terrible: Attitudes Towards Revival and Renewal in Swedish Folk Music

Jennifer Eastman Attebery
Idaho State University
Being Swedish-American for Midsommar at New Sweden, Idaho

Concluding Remarks: H. Arnold Barton, Southern Illinois University

Generous financial support was provided by: Augustana Historical Society, Rock Island, Illinois and Swedish Institute, Stockholm, Sweden