Keynote session
Published Nov. 21, 2017 5:10 PM

The conference on Gender and Representation took place at UiO, November 3 and attracted junior and senior researchers within the humanities. The highlight for many was probably professor Griselda Pollock´s lecture on "Feminism: A Bad Memory"

father and son
Published Oct. 24, 2017 2:01 PM

Gender equality is a positive force in society, but still we need more research to understand “where men are going”, writes Øystein Gullvåg Holter, professor at Centre for Gender Research.

Published Aug. 3, 2017 10:59 AM

We congratulate Helene Aarseth, Professor at Centre for Gender Research, with being shortlisted for the Sociological Review prize for outstanding scholarship 2016.

Demonstration with feminists
Published June 23, 2017 11:26 AM

The Future of Feminisms in the Nordic Region Network (FFNN) invites you to attend the workshop on: New Nordic feminisms?

Time and place for the workshop: Aug. 25, 2017 10:00 AM - Aug. 27, 2017 12:00 PM, Oslo University

Picture of Nancy Fraser
Published June 22, 2017 10:48 AM

-Every visit has been different, but very enjoyable and stimulating. I learned a lot about a different kind of academic and institutional culture, says Nancy Fraser on her last visit as a Professor II at the Centre for Gender Research

graf som viser forskningsresultatet
Published Apr. 6, 2017 4:53 PM

New study shows that men are more positively perceived in relatively gender-equal countries, whereas perceptions of women do not vary so much according to the degree of gender equality.

photo of the participants in the panel debate
Published Mar. 3, 2017 10:32 AM

In a new book, Margaretha A. van Es analyzes the dynamics between stereotypes and self-representations of women with a Muslim background.

Centre for Gender Research invited her to present her book and discuss women’s right to self-representation in the light of current political developments in Norway and abroad.

Maleri av kvinner som jobber i jordbruket, står og snakker med to menn
Published Feb. 10, 2017 10:39 AM

How to deal with misogynist texts in the Bible? Feminist biblical scholar, Stefanie Schön, recently defended her PhD. on a biblical text portraying sexual violence against a woman.