Arkiv for februar, 2013


Learning Norwegian I — from a Romanic language speaker’s perspective

The goal of this post (and I hope the following ones) is to explain my experience as a learner of Norwegian, a language the last week I began to learn. I must admit that it was difficult to find a place in Barcelona where it was taught (at the end of this post I will explain some of the reasons I think could explain this), but I finally found one, the School of Modern Languages of the University of Barcelona. It’s an introductory course of 40 hours, twice days a week, two hours a day. We are eight people enrolled in the course.


Tanker om kleine helgeprogrammer – og feminisert TV-underholdning

NRK har «Tore på sporet». TV2 har «Hver gang vi møtes». To ulike programkonsepter, men utfallet blir det samme: Klein sosialpornografi som viser gråtende kjendiser og i NRKs tilfelle, tårepersere både foran kamera og i sofaen foran TV-en på søndag. Hva er det som gjør at slik TV-underholdning blir salgbart?