Nylænde (Norwegian: New Frontiers) was a Norwegian political and cultural magazine that focused on women's rights. It was regarded as one of the most influential political magazines in Norway in its time and played an important role in the early Norwegian women's rights movement, and the struggle for women's suffrage.[1] It was succeeded by the journal Kvinnesaksnytt in 1950.

Nylænde 1. March 1887, with a contribution by Camilla Collett
EditorGina Krog, Fredrikke Mørck
CategoriesPolitical magazine
PublisherNorwegian Association for Women's Rights
FounderGina Krog
First issueJanuary 1, 1887 (1887-01-01)
Final issue15 December 1927 (1927-12-15)

History and profile Edit

Nylænde was published by the Norwegian Association for Women's Rights (Norwegian: Norsk Kvinnesaksforening) from 1887.[1] The magazine was published on a biweekly basis.[2] Its first editor was Gina Krog, who edited the magazine from 1887 until her death in 1916.[3][4] Fredrikke Mørck took over as editor from 1916. The magazine ended its publication in 1927.[1]

References Edit

  1. ^ a b c Petter Henriksen, ed. (2007). "Nylænde". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget.
  2. ^ Christopher Innes (2002). A Sourcebook on Naturalist Theatre. London; New York: Routledge. p. 71. ISBN 978-1-134-74427-5.
  3. ^ Petter Henriksen, ed. (2007). "Gina Sverdrup Krog". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget.
  4. ^ Janet K. Boles; Diane Long Hoeveler (2004). Historical Dictionary of Feminism (2nd ed.). Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press. p. 185. ISBN 978-0-8108-4946-4.

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