O. E. Rölvaag
Born April 22, 1876
Died November 5, 1931
Novelist who focused on the lives of immigrants in Minnesota and South Dakota
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Ole Edvart Rölvaag is a unique figure in American literature. Although he was born in Norway and wrote in his native language, his seven novels are distinctly American in flavor and theme. His ma...
The Continental European immigrants who came to the United States during the nineteenth century faced problems not shared by their Anglo-Saxon counterparts. Though they came in search of a better life...
The Norwegian-American writer Ole Edvart Rölvaag (1876-1931) was a powerful, realistic chronicler of the lives of Norwegian immigrants on the farms of the midwestern United States. His work is gr...