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Paul Peterson

Paul Peterson is a passionate advocate for Nordic languages and literature, and began his journey in learning Swedish as a child in Minnesota. He holds a PhD in Germanic languages and literature from the University of Minnesota, and he has taught Swedish for over a decade. He is also an expert in Old Norse language and literature and loves to talk about (real) Vikings.

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