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Norvik Press

Norvik Press is a publishing house specialising in translations into English of Nordic literature, and critical works on Nordic culture. We also publish the periodicals Scandinavica and Swedish Book Review. Established at the University of East Anglia in the 1980s, the press moved to UCL in 2010 and is based in the Department of Scandinavian Studies. Norvik has benefited from the support of UCL Advances and UCL Enterprise since its move to UCL, not least in the form of a Knowledge Exchange  Associate post held by Dr Elettra Carbone in 2011. 

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Dan Turèll Murder in the Dark cover

Norvik Press and the Nordic Noir Scandinavian Crime Fiction Book Club are pleased to invite you to a launch event celebrating the publication of a new English translation of the classic Danish crime novel

Murder in the Dark

by Dan Turèll

translated by Mark Mussari

on Monday 4th November 2013 6.30-8.00pm

at University College London (South Cloisters, Main Building), Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT

Listen to a reading, hear from the translator, and find out more about Dan Turèll's classic 'Murder' novels.

The translator Mark Mussari will be participating in an interactive Q&A via video link - ask your questions in advance via Twitter and Facebook (more on the Nordic Noir blog).

The event is free, but please RSVP by 5pm on Wednesday 30th October 2013
to Ellen Kythor at

Click here to purchase Murder in the Dark via Norvik Press