Institution : université d’Oslo
A three years PhD position in History of Ideas associated with the research project The Legacy of Birgitta of Sweden. Women, Politics, and Reform in Renaissance Italy is available at the Department of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas at University of Oslo. The project is organized into four subproject, which investigate the legacy of Birgitta of Sweden’s extensive literary production and its possible impact on female writers and intellectuals in Renaissance Italy (1400-1650). A series of internationally acclaimed scholars participate in the project, and the PhD student is expected to join the project’s core group of researchers.