Nordic Nationalism and Right-Wing Populist Politics


Eiríkur Bergmann has studied political sciences at the University of Iceland and Copenhagen University. He is Director of the Centre for European Studies at Bifröst University. He has been visiting follow at many academic institutions around the world and currently he is a visiting professor at the University of Ljubljana. Icelandic foreign relations for has been for long his main academic focus and he published many books on this topic.

Eiríkur Bergmann, Professor of Political Science at Bifröst University, introduces his latest book that compares nationalism in different Nordic countries and discusses recent surge of populist parties in Scandinavia. The presentation is part of the lecture series organized under the project of excellence “Mobilities and Transnational Iceland”.