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Tom DuBois
Department of Scandinavian Studies

Thomas A. DuBois

1306 Van Hise Hall
1220 Linden Dr.
Madison WI 53706

Tom joined the Department of Scandinavian Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2000.

He holds a Ph.D. in Folklore and Folklife from the University of Pennsylvania and teaches, writes and researches on a variety of Nordic topics, particularly Finnish and Sámi. He is currently director of the Folklore Studies Program and is a member of the Religious Studies Program as well.

Fall Semester 2009


Tom's teaching this term consists of

Intensive Elementary Finnish

Sámi Culture Yesterday and Today.

Tom worked together with the University's Center for Russian, East European and Central Asian (CREECA) to plan and host the 2009 BALSSI, the Baltic Studies Summer Institute. The institute will be repeated in the summer of 2010. Click on the link for more information on this exciting learning opportunity.

Itämeri newsletter: News of Finnish, Sámi and Baltic Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison


To learn more about the project Nordic Literary Cultures, Volume II: Place, click HERE


Together with Jim Leary, he is the coming co-editor of the Journal of American Folklore.

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