Kirsten Berg
Cand.philol.


kberg@utu.fi

+358 29 450 3306

+358 50 329 0166

Arcanuminkuja 1

Turku






Areas of expertise
Old Norse; Old Norse homilies; Medieval mnemonics; Medieval Sermon Studies; Medieval Textuality and Reading; Codicology

Biography

  • Cand.philol. (=FL) in Scandinavian Languages and Literature from University of Bergen, Norway, 1989
  • Worked five years teaching Norwegian in a High School in Bergen 1983 to 1988
  • Senior lecturer in Scandinavian Philology at Department for Scandinavian Languages, KKL, Turku university, 1989 –



Research

  • medieval sermon studies
  • medieval mnemonics
  • medieval manuscripts
  • codicology
  • Old Norwegian Homily Book



Teaching

  • Norwegian Language - both at Turku University and Åbo Akademi University
  • Regional and Social Variation in Swedish
  • Old Norse
  • Scandinavian Dialectology




Publications


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