Professor Oster's specialization is modern Scandinavian literature and culture. Her research focus is on contemporary Swedish women's literature with particular emphasis on the social and cultural context; publications also include articles on Henrik Ibsen and August Strindberg. On the graduate level she teaches courses on Germanic philology and Germanic Mythology.
Professor of Scandinavian Languages and Literature
Chair, Scandinavian Studies
School of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures