Sweden's Child of Light
Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 964 , Segment 3
Episode: Holiday Conflicts, Ethical Shopping, St. Lucia, Man’s Best Friend, Hero Rats
- Dec 13, 2018 10:00 pm
- 9:56 mins
Guest: Christopher Oscarson, Professor of Scandinavian Studies, Brigham Young University December 13 is Saint Lucia Day. Saint Lucia is especially big in Sweden. And it’s a little ironic because this song and the saint herself both come from warm sunny Sicily. Now it’s biggest devotees are in the dark, cold north. How did that happen?