Author Archives: Scott Larsen

Scott is a seasoned American journalist in print and broadcasting from the Pacific Northwest. He has turned his interest of his Danish heritage towards trying to understanding the people and culture of Denmark. He writes for two Scandinavian papers in the U.S. and makes his home just outside of Vancouver, Canada.

Just why do they call it Danish squash?

Today for lunch, I had the second half of my acorn squash from last night’s dinner, called Danske grøntsag I […]

Denmark, latitudinally speaking

  This weekend is the start of the unofficial summer season across Canada when individuals and families begin their summer […]

Danish children get to see a lion cub dissected, just in time for Halloween

Last week, I read media reports about the dissection of a one-year-old lion on Oct. 15 at the Odense Zoo […]

Leif Erikson from a Danish (sic) perspective in the ‘New World’

Statue of Icelandic explorer Leif Erikson in the Icelandic capitol of Reykjavik. Even this city’s name has a bit of viking […]

Danes abroad love to visit Denmark

  Once again, the Danes and Danish Canadians gathered for their annual Danish BBQ in Burnaby, BC, Canada. And once […]

A ViEW ON dANISH ART

Scott Larsen

Scott is a seasoned American journalist in print and broadcasting from the Pacific Northwest. He has turned his interest of his Danish heritage towards trying to understanding the people and culture of Denmark. He writes for two Scandinavian papers in the U.S. and makes his home just outside of Vancouver, Canada.