Guro Korsnes Kristensen

Researcher Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture
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Background and activities

Guro Korsnes Kristensen

I am working as a Associate Professor at the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture. I hold an MA in social anthropology and a PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies of Culture. My research interest are:

  • Gender and gender equality
  • Migration and integration
  • Reproduction and family planning
  • Family life and domestic- and carework
  • Human-machine relations and robotic welfare technology

At the momment I am working on three projects:

  • Living Integration. At the crossroads between official policies, public discourses and everyday practices (FRIHUMSAM, RCN)
  • Making gender balance from below. Stimulating gender equality among university professors (BALANSE, RCN)
  • Language, Integration, Media. A Majority-Inclusive Approach to Migration (FINNUT, RCN)
  • Sharing neighbourhoods - The role of digital sharing platforms in social interaction in neighbourhoods (BYFORSK, RCN)

 

Previous projects:

  • Robotic Care. Networks of health, technology and culture
  • Buying and selling gender equality. Feminized migration and (gender) equality in contemporary Norway. https://www.ntnu.no/kult/bsge
  • Familieplanlegging - bak tallene. Fortellinger om reproduksjon i det flerkulturelle Norge. (Family planning - behind the numbers. Narratives on reproduction in the multi-cultural Norway).

 

 

 

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

  • Gullikstad, Berit; Kristensen, Guro Korsnes; Ringrose, Priscilla. (2016) Paid Migrant Domestic Labour in a Changing Europe. Questions of Gender Equality and Citizenship. Palgrave Macmillan. 2016. ISBN 978-1-137-51741-8.
  • Ravn, Malin Noem; Kristensen, Guro Korsnes; Sørensen, Siri Øyslebø. (2016) Reproduksjon, kjønn og likestilling i dagens Norge. Fagbokforlaget. 2016. ISBN 978-82-450-1921-6.

Part of book/report

  • Gullikstad, Berit; Kristensen, Guro Korsnes; Ringrose, Priscilla. (2016) Paid Migrant Domestic Labour, Gender Equality, and Citizenship in a Changing Europe: An Introduction. Paid Migrant Domestic Labour in a Changing Europe. Questions of Gender Equality and Citizenship.
  • Gullikstad, Berit; Kristensen, Guro Korsnes; Ringrose, Priscilla. (2016) Preface. Paid Migrant Domestic Labour in a Changing Europe. Questions of Gender Equality and Citizenship.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes. (2016) Familieplanlegging i nye omstendigheter. Reproduksjon, kjønn og likestilling i dagens Norge.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes. (2016) Paid Migrant Domestic Labour in Gender-Equal Norway: A Win–Win Arrangement?. Paid Migrant Domestic Labour in a Changing Europe. Questions of Gender Equality and Citizenship.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes; Gullikstad, Berit; Ringrose, Priscilla. (2016) Buying and Selling Gender Equality: Concluding Reflections. Paid Migrant Domestic Labour in a Changing Europe. Questions of Gender Equality and Citizenship.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes; Ravn, Malin Noem; Sørensen, Siri Øyslebø. (2016) Feministiske perspektiver på reproduksjon. Reproduksjon, kjønn og likestilling i dagens Norge.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes; Ravn, Malin Noem; Sørensen, Siri Øyslebø. (2016) Likestilt reproduksjon?. Reproduksjon, kjønn og likestilling i dagens Norge.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes; Ravn, Malin Noem; Sørensen, Siri Øyslebø. (2016) Reproduksjon i dagens Norge. Reproduksjon, kjønn og likestilling i dagens Norge.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes. (2015) A Fair Deal? Paid Domestic Labour in Social Democratic Norway. Employers, Agencies and Immigration. Paying for Care.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes. (2014) Unger i store dunger? Fortellinger om familieplanlegging i det flerkulturelle Norge. Biopolitikk. Kropp, kunnskap og teknologi.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes; Spilker, Kristin. (2014) Hvem kan reprodusere Norge? Normering av reproduksjon og foreldreskap som biopolitikk. Biopolitikk. Kropp, kunnskap og teknologi.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes. (2012) "Muslimer får mange barn". Motgift: Akademisk respons på den nye høyreekstremismen.
  • Kristensen, Guro Korsnes. (2010) Trad eller trendy med tre? :om barnetall, likestilling og "norskhet". Likestilte norskheter. Om kjønn og etnisitet.