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Welcome to Sweden

If you’re in Sweden and you aren’t Swedish, chances are you’ll be a bit confused about Swedish holidays and the traditions associated with them. Why, for instance, are people dancing around a pole shaped like a penis on the longest day of summer? Why are people going to ...
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Culture Entertainment

From Feministic Rage to Madness

Jealousy, murder, and desperation. Lundagård‘s reviewer Tindra Englund think that Lund’s Student Theatre’s (LUST) Medea is an excellent cure for those who have been overdosed with student humour. Text: Tindra Englund – Translation: Viktor Jönsson Some light flares on the poorly furnished scene, the wind howls and all ...
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The Dreams of Art

A Friday evening in the middle of March, a queue of people curled from Lunds konsthall. The press viewing of the exhibit “We have a dream” had started, the destination I was expectantly headed towards. Text: Isabel Vinterbladh – Translation: Viktor Jönsson Everyone dreams of something. Peace, passing ...
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Miss Goody-Pants Strikes Back

In her renowned book “Duktiga flickors revansch” (‘The Vengeance of Good Girls’), Birgitta Ohlsson says that being good must be valued more. Lovisa Svedlund gets to the bottom of the “good girl”-dilemma. Text Lovisa Svedlund – Translation Cecilia Eriksson Late one night, a politician is called up to ...
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Global but Intimate

An indie band performs in a living room in Milan, a pianist performs a piece of music in a small apartment in Vesterbro in Copenhagen and a singer-songwriter plays in a gallery with a breathtaking view of Berlin. What do these performances have in common? They are all ...
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Culture News

An Image of an Image of an Image: The Re-Created Durban Art History Room at Malmös Konsthögskola

MALMÖ: It was with Professor Sarat Maharaj’s encouragement – and memory – that Malmo Art Academy’s “Teaching Studio” room was changed into a replica of another classroom, many years and kilometers away. ...
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Culture Entertainment

Discover the Culture in Helsingborg

Breakout Sweden The room is dimly lit and filled with objects, locked drawers and cabinets that at first glance seem unrelated to each other. With these conditions we proceed into the next room – and in the end will deactivate a missile that is set to obliterate Helsingborg. ...
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Culture Student life

How to Get Your Dream Costume

  Halloween is rapidly approaching and the amount of fulsittningar (an informal sittning) is never ending. Lundagård has met some of Lund’s experts to get new inspiration and love for costumes. ...
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Column Culture

Advice from a Burn-out

The lack of teacher led hour contributed to Tove Swartling-Eriksson burn-out. Once there, she received a lot of useless advice about how she could feel better. Now she wants to greet new students welcome to the University with a few advices on how to handle stress. When I ...
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A Doctor against the Meaninglessness

While the debate on basic income is hot both globally and nationally, one of its foremost advocate works long hours in Lund. Roland Paulsen’s driving force is to free us from the constraint of work. At the access control in Mälarhöjdens subway station, a young Roland Paulsen was ...
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