The 2020/2021 project in this category is titled:

Books Known Only by Title: Exploring the Gendered Structures of First Millennium Imagined Libraries

  • Led by Professors Marianne Bjelland Kartzow (UiO) and Liv Ingeborg Lied (MF).

This research project aims at mapping the occurrences of books known only by title and associated with female figures from the broadly conceived, and evolving, biblical narrative  from Qumran to the Qur'an.


As the pandemic caused the Centre to shut down during the spring semester, CAS has extended the timeframe for the 2019/2020 projects. 

The 2019/2020 project in this category is titled:

MultiGender: A Multilingual Approach to Grammatical Gender

  • Led by Professors Terje Lohndal (NTNU) and Marit Westergaard (UiT).

This research project aim is to investigate whether or not grammatical gender is the same category across multiple languages by bringing together world-leading experts from several disciplines of language sciences.


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