Paul Bjerke

is a Norwegian media scientist. He currently works as a research fellow at the Volda University College and the research institute De Facto, having graduated from the University of Oslo with the degree in 1982. Bjerke was the editor-in-chief of Klassekampen from 1995 to 1997, and still has a column there.


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The zeitgeist archive

On Norwegian cultural journals today

Norway’s cultural journals are driven by the voluntary work of idealistic writers and editors and survive on generous gifts and subsidies. This same idealism, however, allows them to document key trends and act as a ‘zeitgeist archive’.