Centre for Advanced Study

at the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters

John Ødemark

Ødemark, John

Title Professor
Academic Institution University of Oslo (UiO)
Academic department IKOS
Country Norway
Disciplines Cultural history
Area(s) of Expertise Cultural theory and history, early modern cultural history, translation and cultural contact

About fellow

John Ødemark is Professor of Cultural History with an emphasis on cultural encounters. His background is in Cultural History, Cultural Theory, and the History of Knowledge. He holds two master degrees, in Comparative Literature and Folklore & Cultural History and a PhD in Cultural History. His main research theme is cultural translation, early modern encounters, and the knowledge history of the human sciences.