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  • Many Russians hoped that Hitler would free them from Stalin Dec. 4, 2018 1:08 PM

    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.

  • ohthere_manuskript Researching old Germanic languages May 9, 2018 2:29 PM

    What makes closely related languages have a different word order? This is what researchers in the Faculty of Humanities will find out.