SCAS News - 10 April, 2017

Former SCAS Fellow Aleksander Kan has Passed Away

Former SCAS Fellow Aleksander Kan sadly passed away on 22 January 2017. Kan, born in Moscow
in 1925, was a historian specializing in the history of Scandinavia. He emigrated to Sweden in 1987
and was appointed Professor of History at the Universities of Uppsala and Oslo.

Kan was a Fellow in residence at the Swedish Collegium in its early days, during the second half of
the spring semester of 1987.

Read more >> (in Swedish)

Obituary, Dagens Nyheter, 29 March, 2017 >> (in Swedish)