LGBTQI

LGBTQI

2 July 2018
In the 1950s, the first successful gender reassignment treatment was carried out. Since then, major developments have taken place within medicine and law, but also when it comes to our perceptions of gender, according to historian Sigrid Sandal.
17 August 2017
Norwegian musicians make careers from experimenting with queer gender identities. According to musicologist Agnete Eilertsen, pop music shows that the gender norms are changing although there is still a shortage of queer musicians.
7 August 2017
Young Norwegian Muslims are more liberal than their parents’ generation when it comes to equality and homosexuality, but both groups find support for their view in Islam, according to Levi Geir Eidhamar’s study.
7 February 2017
In Norway, children under the age of sixteen can now change their legal gender. Anniken Sørlie investigates how the legislation affects the way children and youth perceive their own identity.
31 August 2016
According to new research, queer asylum seekers adjust to the Norwegian model in order to gain credibility by society and the authorities. The Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI) says that they take the applicants’ diverse sexual expressions into consideration.
29 June 2016
When words like ‘gay’, ‘fag’, and ‘lesbo’ are used as insults it is mostly among friends. But that does not make them harmless, according to the Norwegian researcher Hilde Slåtten.
22 June 2016
Some computer games provide players with gay characters. At the same time, however, the gay characters can always be deselected. Where is the diversity in the gaming world? asks Norwegian game researcher.
1 June 2015

Norway's new Queer Archive is burgeoning with hidden stories about sex and gender transgressions, just waiting for researchers to dig in and explore.

6 February 2015

Women conceal their gender in order to avoid harassment in the gaming community and in the outside world.

10 April 2014

Lesbian women in China want to be as normal as possible. This involves being married to a man. If you’re not married in China there’s something wrong with you.

27 February 2013

Cohabitation, gay marriage and single parents, "bonus children" and "bonus parents". New modern ways of living together do not indicate that the family is about to disintegrate. The family lives on in the best of health, but in new ways, claim the editors of a new book.

3 December 2012

What is it like to have both a disability and a sexual orientation that is not heterosexual? A new study shows that this group encounters prejudice and ignorance in the Norwegian health care system.

12 August 2011

Gays and lesbians can now marry or register as partners in all the Nordic countries, with the exception of the Faroe Islands. Yet even within the gay movement there has been a long-standing resistance to marriage for same-sex couples.

Publikasjoner

Forfatter(e):
Björklund, Jenny and Ulrika Dahl
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Björklund, Jenny and Ulrika Dahl
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Engebretsen, Elisabeth Lund, Kaisa Ilmonen and Mathias Danbolt
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Eilertsen, Agnete
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Engebretsen, Elisabeth Lund
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Nebeling Petersen, Michael, Charlotte Kroløkke and Lene Myong
Publisert:
2016
Forfatter(e):
Hellum, Anne (Ed.)
Publisert:
2016