Research Group for Radical Philosophy and Literature


Get in Touch

For additional information about the research group’s current activities, please contact the core leadership:

Professor Gisle Selnes (UiB) +47 55 58 23 96 Email: gisle.selnes@lle.uib.no

Associate Prof. Hans Jacob Ohldieck (USN) +47 35 02 63 60 Email: Hans.J.Ohldieck@usn.no


Image: Framing, deframing and reframing of semi-accidental linkages, by Irina Silviu Szekely

Illustrasjonsbilde "Rule of radical exposure no nine"

About the research group

The research group for Radical Philosophy and Literature is a venue for scholars and graduate students with an interest in the critical potential of literature and philosophy.

Aug 21

Revolutionary Havana

Cuba’s capital Havana was founded in 1519, and thus celebrates its 500th anniversary in 2019. Ever since its foundation, Havana has played a pivotal role in the country’s history, art and culture, and the city retains a mythic aura that seduces visitors and natives alike.

Aug 21

Cuba after the Castros

2019 marks the 60th anniversary of the Cuban revolution. Although international media have for a long time speculated about Cuba’s post-Castro future, the question is particularly acute today. 2019 is also the first year since the revolution of 1959 that Cuba’s (de facto) head of state is not one of...