2016. A book on biographies in history and stories in biography, their gender, archetypes, narrative traditions, and ethics. Based on examples from USA, UK, France, Germany, Sweden, Norway and Denmark.
2007. My portrait of the government minister, feminist and humanist Bodil Koch (1903-72).
1992. Natalie Zahle has been given many labels: chief, queen, commander-in-chief, reformer, seductress of women, school pioneer, empire-builder, entrepreneur. She possessed all those qualities - at the same time being a restless, searching soul.
2016. A contribution to the growing international interest in, and theoretisation of biography and biographical research. Nordic examples and perspectives.
2002. Nathalie Zahle's personal and strategic deliberations; a condensed version of the story of a education pioneer in mid 19th century Denmark.
1980. The women's struggle, trade union movement, women's movement and Danish Socialdemocracy.
2015. My book about biographies in histories and stories in the biographies; about gender, archetypes, narrative traditions, and ethics.
2001. Natalie Zahle's personal and strategic deliberations, and an interpretation of the background and principles on which her educational empire was created.
1979. A book about servant girls, prostitutes, home- and factory workers, washerwomen and charwomen, women newspaper sellers, street traders and mangle-women – all hard at work during the industrialisation of Denmark.
Selected contributions for anthologies and essay collections
Historical and cultural historical studies (red. Bak, Sofie Lene mfl.). My contributions is the essay De manges veje til politisk magt og repræsentation. With English summary.
Biografin historia ja vastuu, in (red. Hakisalo, Jalagin, Junila & Kurvinen): Historiallinen elämä. My contribution is the article on the dangerous biography.
(ed. Carlsson Wetterberg, Lidström & Wistrand).
My contribution is the article "At fortaelle om maend og kvinder som individer" about the biographical turn in history.
My contributions is the article The Biographer’s Power and Private Archives.
My contributions is the article Telling Lives: In Search of the Keys to a Biographical Analysis, p. 25-44.
Anthology from the X. Nordic Womens' History Conference. My contributions are the articles Representing Gendered Individualities + In Search of the Keys to a Biographical Analysis of Bodil Koch (1903-72).
A presentation of biographies of the financial world. My contribution provides a critical comment to the genre as an unloved, but much pursued courtesan. The article is available here: "Biography: An Unloved, but Much Pursued Courtesan?".
The Royal Danish Library collection Vol. 51. My contribution is "Den farlige biografi. Om Lis Jacobsens arkiv og den historiske biografis udfordringer". With English summary.
A revisit to biography as a political, an historical, and a narrative genre. My contribution is an article on biography as a genre in its own right characterized by complexity in form, structure and aims.
A theme on working women, in the series Arbejderhistorie. My contribution is a portrait of Clara Zetkin (1857-1933) with an English summary.
A book about the many images of the writer-sphinx Henrik Ibsen, as seen in totally different types of biographical presentation – from biographies to textbooks and cartoon caricatures. My contribution is kunsten at skrive biografi om Ibsen.
An anthology about the process of 'education' as one of discovery leading to a sense of self, making up your mind about yourself – becoming oneself. My contribution on the ideas of Natalie Zahle.
A book about the reappearance of biography as a genre applied to history, literature, history of ideas and archaeology. My contribution is "Et kritisk blik biografien - genren med de mange liv".
An anthology on power, resistance and the becoming of men and women. My contribution is "Portrættering og omportrættering. Om biografi som dekonstruerende metode".
An anthology on the critical perspective. My contribution reflects critically on the genre of biography.
A book about sporting lives – and about writing biographies in the academic world of sports studies. My contribution is "The Historical Biography: Genre, History and Methodology".
An Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences. My article tells the historiography of the historical biography: "Two Thousand Years of the Historical Biography: Changing Focus".
A commemorative book on Peter Seeberg's literary and cultural achievements – and on "Den Litterære Institution uss" (The Literary Institution uss; uss = under stadig skælven / in continuous trepidation). My contribution is on facts, fiction and narratives in the historical biography.
A collection of essays about biography in a psychological, sociological, historical and existential perspective.
My contribution is "Biografien ud fra et kvinde- og et historievidenskabeligt synspunkt".
Articles about the age of enlightenment and sensitivity in 18th-century literature, painting, language, ideas and life of the people in the Nordic region and Europe. My contribution is an article about girls' schools.
An anthology on the detective research and documentation of women's history in national archives and private collections. My contribution is ”Fra myte til gåde” on my research behind the Zahle-biography: Looking and searching for disappeared sources, finding new sources in this focused research, and creating new knowledge from the traces the hidden sources had left.
A book published in honour of Nynne Koch – motivator, co-ordinator, promoter of women's studies and founder of KVINFO (Danish Centre for Information on Gender, Equality and Ethnicity).
The early days of interdisciplinary women's studies in Denmark.