Interview: Negotiating the border between religion and culture at Christmas time in Scandinavia
Dec. 19, 2019 11:55 AM
Schools and TV programmes are important in shaping children and communities. In the Nordic countries, schools and broadcasters are frequently tasked with presenting cultural heritage to the public – particularly at Christmas time. Is cultural heritage exclusively Lutheran in Denmark and Norway? How do headteachers and broadcasters decide what is simply 'culture', and what is too religious for a broader public? How are new citizens expected to react to cultural heritage in the Nordics?
Faculty of Theology welcomes Mary Jane Cuyler, as visiting researcher
Sep. 23, 2019 10:26 AM
Mary Jane Cuyler received her PhD in Classics and Ancient History from the University of Sydney (Australia) with a dissertation on the archaeological remains of ancient Rome's port city of Ostia, especially the mysterious history of the sacred area of the Quattro Tempietti.
Anne Katrine de Hemmer Gudme new associate professor in Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
Aug. 29, 2019 9:59 PM
She is an award-winning researcher with extensive international experience. Old Testament scholar Anne Katrine de Hemmer Gudme has already achieved more than most at her career stage, and it all started with a fascination for fantasy literature and Greek mythology!
The "Oslo School" in Africa
June 19, 2019 10:12 AM
In May 2019 three of our African PhDs, Loreen Maseno (2008), Maseno University, Kenya, Elia Mligo (2009), Teofilo Kisanji University, Tanzania, and Zoro Dube (2012), University of Pretoria, organized an international confernce on “The Bible, Gender, and Household in Early Christian Texts and Contemporary Church.”
Faculty of Theology welcomes Associate Professor Enrique Santos Marinas, as visiting researcher
Apr. 26, 2019 2:57 PM
This spring, the Faculty has the honor of having Associate Professor Enrique Santos Marinas as visiting researcher. Santos Marinas comes from the Complutense University of Madrid.