Time and place: Oct. 18, 2018 9:15 AM - 11:00 AM, Room, 830, Eilert Sundt Building, University of Oslo

Following decades of division, leading parties from the populist radical right are now co-operating at the European level to push their key policies and oppose the EU.

Time and place: Nov. 29, 2018 9:00 AM - Nov. 30, 2018 4:30 PM, University of Oslo

Welcome to the 2nd Nordic Conference on research on violent extremism. Conference Registration is now open!

Registration  Key Note Speakers

Preliminary Panels


Time and place: June 25, 2018 9:15 AM - June 29, 2018 3:30 PM, Scuola Normale Superiore in Florence, Italy

The ECPR Standing Group on Extremism & Democracy, the Centre for Research on Extremism (C-REX), and the Centre on Social Movement Studies (COSMOS) invite applications for the upcoming Summer School on ‘Concepts and Methods for Research on Far-Right Politics’, which will be held at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Florence, Italy, from Monday 25 to Friday 29 June 2018.

Time and place: May 14, 2018 1:00 PM - May 15, 2018 4:00 PM, Undervisningsrom 1, Georg Sverdrups house, University of Oslo

This two-day workshop aims to bring together distinguished scholars from different scholarly fields to examine the various intersections of gender in extremist movements. Our aim is to better understand how notions of gender identities, values, norms and behaviours frame views and ideologies. We aim to examine the roles of men and women alike, and the extent to which gendered norms and values become an axis for differing political identifications, and outcomes.

Time and place: May 14, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Auditorium 1, Eilert Sundts Building, University of Oslo

Professor Kathleen Blee and professor Michael Kimmel lectures on the relations between Gender and Extremism.

Time and place: May 13, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, HL-senteret, Villa Grande, Huk Aveny 56

Professor Cynthia Miller-Idriss, American University Washington, presents how extremism is going mainstream through clothing brands laced with racist and nationalist symbols.

Time and place: Apr. 26, 2018 9:15 AM - Apr. 27, 2018 4:00 PM, University of Oslo, Tøyen Hovedgård

- Responding to the Gendered Dimensions of Disengagement, Rehabilitation and Reintegration

A Global Solutions Exchange (GSX) Workshop

Hosts: International Civil Society Action Network (ICAN), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) and the Center for Research on Extremism (C-REX) at the University of Oslo.

Time and place: Apr. 17, 2018 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM, Eilert Sundts house, Room 830
Time and place: Apr. 5, 2018 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM, Sophus Bugges hus: Seminarrom 2

Researcher and lecturer Chris Holmsted Larsen, Ph.D., Department of Communication and Arts, Roskilde University, Denmark, presents the results from his latest report on the extreme right in Denmark

Time and place: Mar. 7, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM, Auditorium 6, Eilert Sundts hus

In June 2016, the United Kingdom shocked the world by voting to leave the European Union. In this talk, Professor Matthew J. Goodwin will set out the key findings of his book, Brexit: Why Britain Voted to Leave the European Union, published by Cambridge University Press

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Sophus Bugges hus: Seminarrom 2 (130)

Professor Sveinung Sandberg, Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, presents his research in his project Radicalization and Resistance

Time and place: Feb. 9, 2018 9:15 AM - 10:30 AM, Eilert Sundts hus, A-blokka: Auditorium 2

Professor David Jacobson presents findings of his research.