Katrine Rønsig Larsen

Katrine Rønsig Larsen

PhD fellow

Current research

PhD Project title: The Family Under Pressure: Historicizing Experiences of Family Violence, 1970-2020


The project examines violence in the family and in the home from a history of experience perspective. The PhD project is  part of the interdisciplinary research project STAY HOME led by Mette Birkedal Bruun (PI). The project brings together researchers from architecture, Science and Technology Studies (STS), history and theology to examine how the corona crisis has affected the home as a physical, digital, social and existential space. The project is funded by the Carlsberg Foundation.

Primary research areas

  • Cultural history in the late 19th and the 20th century
  • The history of the family and family violence
  • The history of experience
  • The history of emotions
  • Mourning dresses and mourning customs

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