Published: Nov. 30, 2017

English Instructor Alexander Lumans recently won a National Endowment for the Arts grant which will help fund the writing his first novel, about a female Norwegian Polar Guard working in the Arctic Circle in the near future. Lumans has been working on the book for about 2 years so far, after his first trip to Svalbard for an Arctic Circle Residency. He plans to return to Svalbard with the help of this funding.