Susann Holmberg

Doctoral Research Fellow - History
Norwegian version of this page
Room 506
Visiting address Niels Henrik Abels vei 36 Niels Treschows hus 0851 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1008 Blindern 0315 OSLO
Other affiliations Faculty of Humanities (Student)


BA history, University of Oslo (2007)

MA history, University of Oslo (2016)


"Knowledge and disease: a study of the development of knowledge in venereal diseases in 18th Century Denmark-Norway"

My project explores the history of knowledge by studying what was "known" regarding venereal diseases amongst different knowledge-groups in early modern Denmark-Norway, and how this knowledge evolved.


Tags: History of knowledge, Early modern history, Cultural history, History


  • Holmberg, Susann (2018). Guaiacum. A circulating cure for syphilis., In  Circulation of Knowledge: Explorations in the History of Knowledge.  Nordic Academic Press.  ISBN 978-91-88661-28-9.  11.  s 219 - 231

View all works in Cristin

Published Feb. 8, 2017 9:29 AM - Last modified Nov. 29, 2017 11:39 AM