Author Archives: Carol Azungi Dralega

Eternal moments and everyday violences: Motherhood

It is really a gift of life. An eternal moment. I am having them more frequently these days. This picture was taken by Marco during one of such moments. The moment when time itself is unhinged. Neither passing nor still. … Continue reading

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The imposter syndrom – The monster on my back!

Stop! Dont Move… “It’s right behind me, isn’t it?” I felt a cold shiver run down my spine. The monster was back. My throat felt like a prison, my words wrapped and trapped in fear and inadequacy. You see, I … Continue reading

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PROJECT GRANT NEWS: Parenting in the digital age: empowering digital migrant families in Norway with resources and skills for videogame regulation

We have just been honoured with research funds from The Norwegian Media Authority in conjunction with the Lottery Authority and SPILLFORSK (Videogame Research Authority) to pursue Action Research on video game regulation. The research focusing on non-western families across Norway will commence … Continue reading

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The 4 success factors of the Norway – Uganda NORHED project

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In 2013, partner institutions:? Uganda Christian University (UCU); NLA Gimlekollen University College in Norway and University of KwazuluNatal in South Africa recieved about 11 Million Norwegian Kroners from the NORHED/NORAD Program to undertake a…

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Bjørn is not your typical Norwegian, Bjørn is Ugandan

Bjørn is definately not your typical Norwegian. Bjørn is Ugandan. I first met Bjørn  in Norway when a friend brought him to meet me and my family not only because we were living in neighbouring municipalities, but mainly becasue I am Ugandan. That lovely evening, … Continue reading

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The 4 success factors of the Norway – Uganda NORHED project

In 2013, partner institutions:  Uganda Christian University (UCU); NLA Gimlekollen University College in Norway and University of KwazuluNatal in South Africa recieved about 11 Million Norwegian Kroners from the NORHED/NORAD Program to undertake a 5-year capacity building project for UCU. … Continue reading

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NEW BOOK: Media and Power in International Contexts – Perspectives on agency and Identity

Chapter 7 of the New Book is titled: Manifestations and Contestations of Hegemony in Video Gaming by Immigrant Youth in Norway By Carol A. Dralega and Corneliussen G. Hilde The chapter reports from a qualitative study on how identity categories, … Continue reading

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