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Peter Duelund

Director, Nordic Cultural Institute

Amalievej 15, Frederiksberg, DK 1875
Tel: +45 33 213 653



Peter Duelund received a master's degree in cultural sociology from the University of Copenhagen. Since 1988, he has been the director of the Nordic Cultural Institute in Copenhagen. He is also an associate professor in modern culture and director of the Centre of Culture and Politics at the University of Copenhagen. For several years he has been a senior adviser to the Nordic Council of Ministers in cultural policy and cultural cooperation between the Nordic governments.

On behalf of the Nordic Council of Ministers, he served as a cultural affairs representative in the Council of Europe. Since the mid-1970s, Peter Duelund has conducted research on cultural affairs, cultural development and cultural policy on a national, Nordic and European level for the Danish Science Council, the Nordic Council of Ministers and the Ministry of Cultural Affairs.