Breaking Bonds of the Heart – An Emotional History of Divorce in Denmark 1885-¬2012 – University of Copenhagen

About the project

Examining court cases, newspapers, electronic media, and parliamentary debates, the project investigates the changing emotional practices of divorce over the past 130 years. Read more.


The project is funded by a postdoctoral grant and a Sapere Aude Young Elite Researcher Grant, both from from The Danish Council for Independent Research.

Karen Vallgårda

Karen Vallgårda, Postdoc