Background and activities

Anna-Lena Østern has been employed as professor in arts education since autumn 2007. Earlier she was working at Åbo Akademi University in Finland, first as lecturer in speech education and from 1994 as associate professor in Swedish and literature with focus on teaching and learning; from 1998 as full professor. 

At NTNU she was academic leader for a national graduate school 2010-2015, a doctoral school for teacher educators in Norway, NAFOL.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Books

  • Østern, Maria Anna-Lena Viola; Knudsen, Kristian Nødtvedt. (2019) Performative Approaches in Arts Education: Artful Teaching, Learning and Research. Routledge. 2019. ISBN 978-1-138-33487-8.
  • Østern, Anna-Lena; Engvik, Gunnar. (2016) Veiledningspraksiser i bevegelse. Skole, utdanning og kulturliv. Fagbokforlaget. 2016. ISBN 9788245017816.