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The Stockholm Octavo Reading

Sunday, 24 February, 2013 | 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Karen & Brett were flanked by Brett’s accompanists, all in beautiful period costumes. It was an extremely lively and enjoyable event, a perfect blend of Sweden’s Gustavian era reading and music. We at the American Scandinavian Society are so proud for having had even the smallest hand in furthering Karen’s literary career. We hope to hear more from both of these talented artists.

StockholmOctavoMore about The Stockholm Octavo

New York Times Book Review: Eight Degrees of Separation (pdf)

Learn more about Karen Engelmann and her other upcoming events.

View Karen Engelmann’s Cultural Grant Grant Award page

Event Information

An Afternoon of Swedish-inspired reading of Karen Engelmann’s recently released book “The Stockholm Octavo” by the author, who is an American Scandinavian Society Cultural Award Recipient. Event is co-sponsored by The American Scandinavian Society.

Music by singer Brett Umlauf performing 18th century songs of Carl Michael Bellman.



Sunday, 24 February, 2013
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm