Svein Mønnesland

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Svein Karl Mønnesland (born 26 October 1943) is a Norwegian Slavist.

He was born in Skien. Since 1978 he teaches as a professor of Slavic languages at the University of Oslo. He is considered an expert in Serbo-Croatian (Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian), and has written numerous books and articles on Serbo-Croatian, Slavic linguistics, literature and cultural history. He has held a variety of positions, including that of the Nordic representative of the International Committee for Eastern Europe Research and on the Board of the Institute for Comparative Cultural Research. He is a member of the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters and the Academy of Sciences and Arts of Bosnia and Herzegovina.[1]

Works[edit]

  • Tsjekkoslovakia 20 år etter Praha-våren. Oslo: Rådet for sovjet- og østeuropastudier, 1988
  • Reform og despoti. Oslo: Rådet for sovjet- og østeuropastudier, 1989
  • Før Jugoslavia, og etter. Oslo: Sypress, 1992
  • Bosnia-Hercegovina. Oslo: Sypress, 1994
  • Kosovo. Oslo: Sypress, 1994
  • Bosnisk, kroatisk, serbisk grammatikk. Oslo: Sypress, 2002
  • A Town in Europe Through 2,400 Years. Stari Grad (Pharos) on Hvar. Oslo: Sypress, 2016
Translations
  • Jugoslavisk kvartett. Oslo: Samlaget, 1968
  • Nattergal og våpengny. Oslo: Samlaget, 1971
  • Vasko Popa: Den flammende ulvinnen. Solum, 1978
  • Munib Delalić: Bare storm og solnedgang tok jeg med fra Hercegovina. Andresen & Butenschøn, 2009

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