Researchers at the Department work within the disciplines of literature, area studies and linguistics within European languages apart from the Nordic ones. Research is often carried out within the frame of a collaborative project, or by individual scholars. Visit our project presentations to learn more.
To put it briefly: Ethnic Russians were much less loyal to the Soviet regime in their encounters with the German occupiers than historians have believed up to now. This is the story told by UiO researcher Johannes Due Enstad, who has recently published a book about the German occupation of Northwest Russia during World War 2.