Thor Holt

Senior Lecturer - Centre for Ibsen Studies
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Mobile phone +47 96676402
Room 231 HW
Visiting address Niels Henrik Abels vei 36 Henrik Wergelands hus 0313 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1166 Blindern 0317 Oslo

Academic interests

Ibsen and German film, Modern Disaster Discourses

My research is mainly focused on the intersections between aesthetics and politics, between Ibsen and different socio-political contexts.

Courses taught

IBS2210/4210 – Ibsen i praksis

IBS2101/4101 – Ibsen's works: History, Text, Performance

IBS4102 – Henrik Ibsen’s oeuvre in the perspective of its reception history

Appointments and other projects

Co-editor of Ibsen Studies (2019-)


Ph.D. in Ibsen Studies, University of Oslo (2015–)

Teacher of Comparative Literature, University of Tromsø (2014)

M.A. in Comparative Literature, University of Copenhagen


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  • D'Amico, Giuliano; Muniz, Iris & Holt, Thor (2020). Forsnakk.
  • Holt, Thor; Rentschler, Eric & Bolt Rasmussen, Mikkel (2020). Doctoral Defense: Ibsen through the Camera Lens in the Third Reich . Ibsen Studies. ISSN 1502-1866. 20(2), p. 220–248. doi: 10.1080/15021866.2020.1834737.
  • Holt, Thor (2016). Ølkjellermennesket: Om Dietrich Eckart. Vagant. ISSN 0802-0736. p. 51–57.
  • Holt, Thor (2020). Far from Home: Ibsen through the Camera Lens in the Third Reich. Oslo 07-Media.

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Published Feb. 11, 2015 11:43 AM - Last modified Nov. 18, 2019 10:33 PM