Historicizing the ageing self: Literature, medicine, psychology, law

The project is supported by the Research Council of Norway's Programme for Cultural Conditions Underlying Social Change (SAMKUL) in the period 2016-2021.

SAMKUL aims to generate new knowledge about the cultural dimensions of current social challenges.

Essays & Studies 2020
Essays & Studies

Elizabeth Barry with Margery Vibe Skagen (eds.), Literature & Ageing

New approaches to the topics of old age and becoming old depicted in a range of texts from modern literature.
Column from La Segunda

On ageing in La Segunda

Soledad Marambio explores issues related to ageing in the Chilean newspaper La Segunda.

Quinten Massys, An Old Woman

Videos from the seminar "Ageing and Gender"

Videos from Professor George Rousseau's annual seminar, September 2019, at the University of Bergen.

Rome meeting
Network Meeting in Rome 

Why should literature be privileged in disciplinary approaches to ageing?

George Rousseau, Margery Vibe Skagen, Margareth Hagen