Arts and culture

Arts and culture

1 June 2021
The Science fiction genre is able to move the boundaries for how we see the world, according to Ingvil Hellstrand.
13 January 2021
Kitchen equipment from the British Isles has been found in graves belonging to Viking women from aristocratic families. “We can gain new knowledge about women’s participation in the Viking raids by posing new questions to old findings,” according to researcher.
15 October 2020
Art historian and curator Lars Toft-Eriksen explores the idea of Munch as an artistic genius and how this idea was connected to gender and expressions of gender in his time.
5 June 2019
“Our unconsciousness is shaped by sexist messages from advertisements. The public urban space in one of the world’s most gender equal countries is not designed for women,” according to social geographer Emma Arnold.
15 February 2019
“What was written about Hannah Ryggen in the eighties and nineties does not reflect the quality of her art and her significance during her own time,” according to art historian Marit Paasche.
22 May 2018
Xenophobia, double standards and guilt are central themes in the poetry collections that Kristina Leganger Iversen has studied. The fact that the works have received mixed reviews from the critics has been an important prerequisite for the project.
7 November 2017
Subconscious attitudes towards women and men affect design. According to researcher Nina Lysbakken, designers need to be aware of their own power to shape ideas about gender.
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.
9 December 2016
Futurism practically cleared the way for feminism, according to Madeleine Gedde Metz.
2 November 2016
Girls are sent out of the queue because they’re not cool enough. Female DJs don’t get gigs because the music they play is “too feminine”. According to music researcher, discrimination of women is common in the club scene.
19 September 2016
It is OK for men to show vulnerability as long as it is related to a past they can control. This is how the researcher Eirik Askerøi interprets the musician Johnny Cash.
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.
14 April 2016
Straddling the legs around a cello was considered immoral; sitting by the piano was more becoming for a lady. Thus, women became important for the development of piano composition and play.
22 April 2015

Norway was once “the land of female directors”. Then they vanished. New research shows how female Norwegian directors were sidelined by a small French word.

26 March 2015

Women played an important part in Viking Age society, and their role far exceeded that of mother and the “housewife”. Why, then, are they barely mentioned in the history books? 

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Onsrud, Silje Valde, Hilde Synnøve Blix & Ingeborg Lunde Vestad (Eds.)
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2021
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Kerry Greaves (ed.)
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2021
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Diaz-Faes, Morollón Alba
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2019
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Prøitz, Lin, Erik Carlquist & Katrina Roen
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2018
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Hansson, Heidi and Anka Ryall
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2017
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Schalk, Meike, Thérèse Kristiansson and Ramia Mazé
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2017
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Hawkins, Stan
Publisert:
2017
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Eilertsen, Agnete
Publisert:
2017
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Hermelin, Brita, Gabriela Hinchcliffe & Susanne Stenbacka
Publisert:
2017
Forfatter(e):
Langnes, Tonje F. og Kari Fasting
Publisert:
2017