Saint Birgitta of Sweden: paving the way for female writers and philosophers
Nov. 20, 2018 2:20 PM
Martin Luther referred to her as "crazy Birgitta", while August Strindberg called her a "devilish woman". Saint Birgitta of Sweden had a strong influence on female writers and philosophers during the Renaissance in Italy. This is revealed by new research at UiO.
How the researchers are studying the private lives of two thousand year old people
May 22, 2018 2:36 PM
In the UiO’s papyrus collection are receipts, passport stamps and personal texts about love.