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On a Trip to Lapland, Writer Lee Rodgers Walked out the Door and Met His Future Wife. Then He Fell in Love with the Saami Language.

On a Trip to Lapland, Writer Lee Rodgers Walked out the Door and Met His Future Wife. Then He Fell in Love with the Saami Language.
Author Lee Rodgers enjoying the life in Lapland with his son. Picture: Family Album

1. You were born in Manchester, England, and received your degree in Modern Studies from the Manchester Metropolitan University. How did you end up in Lapland?

I was an Erasmus student at Helsinki University for the second year of my studies. I met other foreign students and two Americans in particular. They wanted to visit the north, so I came along with them to see some more of Finland.


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About The Author

Mehdi Ghasemi

Mehdi Ghasemi received his Ph.D. from the English department at the University of Turku, and now he is a postdoctoral researcher at the Finnish Literature Society (SKS), University of Tampere and University of Turku. He is also a fiction writer and a reporter for Finland Today. He has published three fiction books.

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  1. CHRISTINEW

    What is the name of the hotel that his wife manages in Inari?

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