PRIO Centre on Culture and Violent Conflict

The PRIO Centre on Culture and Violent Conflict .

The PRIO Centre on Culture and Violent Conflict ..

  • Is devoted to the study of relations between culture and violent conflict.
  • Is anchored in the humanities, emphasizing interpretive research and focusing on the importance of language, history, philosophy and cultural production to understand the dynamics of conflict. CCC encourages cross-disciplinary research based on this interpretive approach.
  • Is a hub for research on culture and violent conflict by initiating joint research projects, and hosting seminars and workshops. We champion innovative approaches to designing and disseminating research and encourage collaboration between academics and practitioners in the cultural field.

The centre maintains a dedicated website at, where you can follow its activities.

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