Gro B. Mo

Professor of French literature

 

Academic background

Academic interests

Gro Bjørnerud Mo's area of study is French literature.

Gro Bjørnerud Mo specializes in early modern poetry, rhetoric, and history. Her research also includes publications on French literature and culture in the 19th, the 20th and the 21st century. She was the vice dean at the faculty of humanities from 2017 – 2014. From 2017 – 2021 she served (full time) as pro rector at UiO. Her most recent publications are on dreams in Proust, on consolations in Malherbe and the role of the seven wonders in Du Bellay.

On the advisory Board of the Nordic network for Renaissance studies.

Employment history and appointments

  • 2008 - present: Professor of French literature, Faculty of Humanities, University of Oslo
  • 2017-2021, Pro-rector of the University of Oslo
  • 2007-2014:  Appointed Dean of Education, Faculty of Humanities, University of Oslo
  • 2007-2014: Chairman of the Norwegian Research Center at FMSH, Paris (Centre Franco-Norvégien)
  • 2001 – 2007: Associate professor of French literature, Faculty of Humanities, University of Oslo
  • 2000 – 2001: Advisor to The Research Council of Norway, Associate professor of French Literature at the University College of Stavanger (Presently University of Stavanger)
  • 1999: Received PhD in French literature, with a thesis on François de Malherbe from the University of Oslo

Publications

  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2017). Marcel Proust on erotic dreams and oneiric knowledge. In Cusack, Carole M. & Marshall, Simone (Ed.), Unattended Moments: The Medieval Presence in the Modernist Aesthetic. Brill Academic Publishers. ISSN 9789004356108. p. 62–77. doi: 10.1163/9789004357020_006.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2017). Plaintes et prosodies. François de Malherbe et les échecs de la consolation. l'esprit créateur. ISSN 0014-0767. 57(2), p. 63–75. doi: 10.1353/esp.2017.0019. Full text in Research Archive
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2017). Collecting uncollectables: Joachim Du Bellay. Culture Unbound. Journal of Current Cultural Research. ISSN 2000-1525. 9(1), p. 23–35. doi: 10.3384/cu.2000.1525.179123. Full text in Research Archive
  • Eriksen, Anne; Brenna, Brita Astrid Staxrud & Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2017). Theorizing Copies. Culture Unbound. Journal of Current Cultural Research. ISSN 2000-1525. 9(1), p. 1–5. doi: 10.3384/cu.2000.1525.17911. Full text in Research Archive
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2015). Tristan en Norvège. Cahiers Tristan L'Hermite. ISSN 0241-9890.
  • Aukrust, Kjerstin & Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2015). Mythologies of War and Peace in Malherbes's and Aubigné's Poetry. In Nivre, Elisabeth Våghäll (Eds.), Allusions and Reflections. Greek and Roman Mythology in Renaissance Europe. Cambridge Scholars Publishing. ISSN 978-1-4438-7454-0. p. 207–222.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2014). "Je ne suis pas fishing for compliments". Proust et l'anglais. In Söhrman, Ingmar & Vajta, Katharina (Ed.), La langue dans la littérature, la littérature dans la langue. Göteborgs universitet. ISSN 978-91-7346-811-4. p. 27–39.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2013). Du Bellay, Poet of Rome, in Rome. Acta ad archaeologiam et artium historiam pertinentia (ACTA). ISSN 0065-0900. XXVI, p. 91–106. doi: 10.5617/acta.5799.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2013). Cérémonies et subjectivité dans la poésie officielle de Francois de Malherbe. XVIIe Siècle. ISSN 0012-4273. p. 469–479. doi: 10.3917/dss.133.0469.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2012). "Tegn på liv". In Folkvord, Ingvild; Ringrose, Priscilla & Thowsen, Ingfrid (Ed.), Skrift som livstegn: Festskrift til Sissel Lie. Tapir Akademisk Forlag. ISSN 978-82-321-0030-9. p. 213–221.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2011). Antonomasier. Det egne og det lånte i renessansen. In Gundersen, Karin & Lending , Mari (Ed.), Kopi & original. Inversjoner i opprinnelsestenkningens historie. Scandinavian Academic Press. ISSN 978-82-304-0077-7. p. 67–84.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2011). Lapidarismens kunst. In Mo, Gro Bjørnerud; Lending , Mari & Thorstensen, Erik (Ed.), Karin Gundersen: Lapidarismer. Aschehoug & Co. ISSN 978-82-03-35103-7.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2010). Corps sanglants, souffrants et pétrifiés. In Aukrust, Kjerstin & Bouteille-Meister, Charlotte (Ed.), Corps sanglants, souffrants et macabres. La représentation de la violence faite au corps en Europe, XVIe-XVIIe siècles. Presses Sorbonne Nouvelle. ISSN 978-2-87854-489-3. p. 129–143.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud & Sellevold, Kirsti (2008). The French Paratexts. In Cave, Terence (Eds.), Thomas More's Utopia in Early Modern Europe. Paratexts and Contexts. Manchester University Press. ISSN 978-0-7190-7730-2. p. 181–205.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2008). Imitating Poets, Plagiarizing Editors. The Case of François de Malherbe. In Bjørnstad, Hall (Eds.), Borrowed Feathers. Plagiarism and the Limits of Imitation in Early Modern Europe. Unipub forlag. ISSN 978-82-7477-333-2. p. 163–177.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2008). La Princesse de Cleves - a Retrospective Glance. In Guest, Claire Lapraik (Eds.), Rhetoric, Theatre and the Arts of Design. Novus Forlag. ISSN 978-82-7099-496-0. p. 304–319.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2005). Jean-Philippe Toussaint et l'ouverture de l'espace. Romansk Forum. ISSN 0804-6468. p. 107–113.
  • Holm, Jon & Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2004). Forord. In Mo, Gro Bjørnerud & Holm, Jon (Ed.), Figura : Festskrift for Karin Gundersen. Unipub forlag. ISSN 82-7477-183-4.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2000). On Reading Light. Francois de Malherbe and "la clarté". In Andersson, Dag T & Eriksen, Roy Tommy (Ed.), Innovation and Tradition, Essays on Renaissance Art and Culture. Edizione Kappa, Roma. ISSN 88-7890-384-1. p. 138–144.

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  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud; Lending , Mari & Thorstensen, Erik (2011). Karin Gundersen: Lapidarismer. Aschehoug & Co. ISBN 978-82-03-35103-7. 82 p.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2009). Et nesten historisk preg. Essays om fransk litteratur. Unipub forlag. ISBN 9788274773974. 196 p.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud & Holm, Jon (2004). Figura : Festskrift for Karin Gundersen. Unipub forlag. ISBN 82-7477-183-4. 336 p.

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  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2021). Innlegg på lansering av Nathalie Sarraute Tropismer i tospråklig utgave.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2021). Forêts, sables, escargots: Quelques remarques sur les humanités environnementales et la littérature française.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2021). Litteratur og ledelse.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2021). Quelques remarques sur la situation du français et de la littérature française en Norvège.
  • Sæbø, Solve; Selvik, Bjørg Kristin; Nøstbakken, Linda; Mo, Gro Bjørnerud; Jakobsen, Wenche & Samdal, Oddrun [Show all 20 contributors for this article] (2020). Tar ulike grep for å hindre juks under vårens hjemmeeksamen. [Newspaper]. Khrono.no.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2017). Dystopian and utopian images of the Nordic in French contemporary literature.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2015). Tapt. For tidlig. For sent. Feil. Litterære museumsøyeblikk .
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2015). Noen betraktninger om søvn, drøm og sannhet i På sporet av den tapte tid.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2015). Roland Barthes og kjærlighetens forrykte tale.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2015). Han skrev en roman, men nå ser deler av handlingen ut til å bli virkelig. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). ISSN 0804-3116.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud & Geir, Uvsløkk (2015). Samtale om Michel Houellebecqs roman Soumission.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2014). Marcel Proust's models. On museological transfers in "A la Recherche du Temps Perdu".
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2014). “After long wandering on the darkened plain”. A reading of. Joachim du Bellay's Poetry.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2014). Fire gleder og en sorg.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2014). Proust og engelsk.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2014). Sleeping and dreaming in Proust.
  • Aukrust, Kjerstin & Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2013). “[…] la tolerance ou non tolerance de deux religions”. Agrippa d’Aubigné and religious tolerance.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2013). De romanske språkene i Sverige, sett fra Norge.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2013). ”Kongene i mitt liv går bort”- fremstillinger av kongens død i fransk diktning på 15- og 1600-tallet.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2013). Anmeldelse av Helge Vidar Holm, Moeurs de Province. Essais d'analyse bakhtinienne. Norsk Litteraturvitenskapelig Tidsskrift. ISSN 0809-2044. 1, p. 73–77.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2012). Royal Deaths and Their Poetic Representations − Henry II (†1559) and Henry IV (†1610).
  • Aukrust, Kjerstin & Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2012). "Mythologies of war and peace in 16th century French poetry".
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2011). Innledning om behov for språkkompetanse i norsk arbeids- og næringsliv. Hva kan det humanistiske fakultet ved Universitetet i Oslo tilby?
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2011). Sarkozy, presidenten som hater romaner?
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2011). Poeta viator. Joachim Du Bellay in Rome.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2011). Recognizing Rome. Joachim Du Bellay and intertextuality.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2010). Antonomasier: om det egne og det lånte i renessansen.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2010). Intervju om Molière.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2010). Bokpresentasjon av Et nesten historisk preg. Essays om fransk litteratur.
  • Gammelgaard, Karen; Mo, Gro Bjørnerud & Kristoffersen, Kristian Emil (2008). Elevene blir ikke gode nok i språk. Aftenposten (morgenutg. : trykt utg.). ISSN 0804-3116. p. 9–9.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2008). Corps sanglants, souffrants et pétrifiés. Une lecture de François de Malherbe.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2007). Imitation, plagiarism, and the history of the book: two small examples.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2006). Kings, places and praise in in sixteenth- and seventeenth century France.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2006). Michel Houellebecq et La possibilité d'une île.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2005). La Princesse de Clèves. A retrospective glance.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2005). D'Aubigné og Malherbe, om dikt og sted.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2005). Jean-Philippe Toussaint et l'ouverture de l'espace.
  • Bjørnstad, Hall & Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2004). Anmeldelse av Elisabeth Løvlies Literary Silences in Pascal, Rousseau, and Beckett. Norsk Litteraturvitenskapelig Tidsskrift. ISSN 0809-2044. p. 174–182.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2004). Praeteritio. Alt som ikke er. In Mo, Gro Bjørnerud & Holm, Jon (Ed.), Figura : Festskrift for Karin Gundersen. Unipub forlag. ISSN 82-7477-183-4. p. 178–185.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2004). Saint-John Perse og landflyktighetens landskap.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud & Ystad, Hallvard (2003). Saint-John Perse, Anabasis - Eksil. Aschehoug & Co. ISSN 82-03-18630-0.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2003). A History of Admiration.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud & Jean, Virginie (2002). Victor Hugo et ses femmes, dialogue.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2002). anmeldelse av Knut Ove Eliassen og Svein-Eirik Fauskevåg: Frihetens Århundre. Norsk Litteraturvitenskapelig Tidsskrift. ISSN 0809-2044.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2002). Entre larmes et monuments; Malherbe aujourd'hui.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2002). L'art de la nouvelle; littérature et enseignement.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2002). Jean-Philippe Toussaint; pratiques et rêves.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2002). Men fjernkontrollen min får du aldri. Om Jean-Philippe Toussaints roman La Télévision.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2000). Pierre de Ronsard's masquarades.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2000). Fremstilling av drøm og kjærlighet i Pierre de Ronsards sonetter.
  • Gaasland, Rolf; Skare, Olav; Fábregas, Antonio; Viinikka-Kallinen, Anitta; Larsen, Annelise Brox & Mo, Gro Bjørnerud [Show all 7 contributors for this article] (2015). Rapport fra utredningsgruppe for vurdering av språkfagenes stilling ved HSL-fakultetet. HSL-fakultetet.
  • Aukrust, Kjerstin & Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (2003). À la recherche du Spleen et de l'Idéal - Une lecture de huit poèmes de Baudelaire. Klassisk og Romansk Institutt, UiO.
  • Mo, Gro Bjørnerud (1999). La poésie est une danse. Lire François de Malherbe.

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