Insiders' perspectives on Denmark & the Danes
All international students at the University of Copenhagen are hereby invited to contribute to a book that paints a scientific picture of Denmark and the Danes - seen from the outside, on the inside.
Bring your expertise into play and write an article where you discuss Denmark; its inhabitants, their traditions, customs, culture, language, community, etc. Use methods, theories, and perspectives form your degree - and be a part of creating a diverse and nuanced picture of Denmark.
The book will be released in February 2021 - and you will, of course, receive a copy.
Length: 4,500 - 7,500 characters with spaces
Deadline: January 28, 2021
The text must be based on your major study’s competences, and deal with Denmark or the Danes.
Write to a newspaper reader, who might not know very much about your study and its field - but is curious and wants to learn more about it.
Focus on a specific insight, analysing and discussing a particular research question rather than the methodological considerations or detailed introductions to the field, actors and theories.
Short introduction and conclusion.
Lively language and subjective judgements are welcome.
No table of contents, but inspirational titles and headings are encouraged.
Bibliographies are welcome, but it will be posted exclusively online - and not printed in the book.