Works in English

01.03.2015 | Udgivelse, Grundtvig in English

Building the Nation. N.F.S. Grundtvig and Danish National Identity.

Denmark became a nation amidst the turbulence of the nineteenth century, an era plagued by war, bankruptcy, and territorial loss. "Building the Nation" is an insightful study of this formation, emphasizing the crucial role of N.F.S. Grundtvig, the father of modern Denmark. Djøf Forlag, 2015.

01.02.2015 | Grundtvig in English, Bogomtaler

Living Wellsprings. The Hymns, Songs and Poems of N.F.S. Grundtvig

Edward Broadbridge (ed.) Aarhus University Press, 2015. This is the first comprehensive collection of the poetry of one of the pre-eminent builders of the Danish nation, who regarded Danish history, language, and song as absolutely indispensable to the life of what he termed 'the state, the church, and the school'.

01.01.2014 | Udgivelse, Bogomtaler, Grundtvig in English

N.F.S. Grundtvig - as a Political Thinker

By Ove Korsgaard. DJØF Forlag, Copenhagen, 2014. This book presents a biography of Grundtvig and an analysis of his contribution to political science. The author scrutinizes the life and thoughts of democracy, equality and the people of Grundtvig and thus how his notion of freedom is expressed.

01.01.2013 | Udgivelse, Grundtvig in English

The Deep Coinherence: A Chinese Appreciation of N.F.S. Grundtvig´s Public Theology

PhD dissertation by Wen Ge. Aahus Universitet 2013.

01.02.2011 | Bogomtaler, Grundtvig in English

The School for Life: N.F.S. Grundtvig on Education for the People

Af Edward Broadbridge (translator and editor), Clay Warren (editor), Uffe Jonas (editor). Aarhus Universitetsforlag, Aarhus 2011. A broad selection of Grundtvig's writings on education in a completely new translation. The texts vary in form from poems and songs to articles in periodicals, introductions to books, an open letter to the Norwegians…