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Hans Christian Andersen in China

New publication about the significance of Hans Christian Andersen in China. Hans Christian Andersen is known and loved throughout the modern China. With his fairytales and stories the Danish poet and writer builds a bridge of imagination, sympathy and warmth between people and readers as well as between Chinese and Danes. This collection of studies… Read more »

European Icon Cities

The Hans Christian Andersen Foundation has recently taken the initiative to form an active network of interesting European Icon cities focusing on the significance of icons for a modern city, how to develop icons in an urban context and its impact on the modern identity of the city. A number of European cities are taking… Read more »

Hans Christian Andersen in the modern society.

A Danish anthology comprising analysis and articles about modern characteristics in Hans Christian Andersen’s oeuvre. The book can be purchased at the University Press of Southern Denmark (only in Danish) http://www.universitypress.dk/shop/h-c-andersen-3343p.html