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Karin Milles

Karin Milles

Associate Professor

Senior Lecturer

School of Culture and Education

Contact information

Karin Milles
Senior Lecturer
Alfred Nobels allé 7
Södertörns Högskola
Flemingsberg
Phone: +46 8 608 4545
Fax: +46 8 608 4480
PB 237 Primus


Karin Milles is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of Culture and Learning at Södertörn University (tenure), Sweden. She was born in 1969 and finished her PhD at Stockholm University, Sweden in 2003.

In her research, her main focus is gender, language and language planning. She is currently conducting research on the Swedish feminist movement and the Swedish language.

She has also written about the Swedish feminist language planning initiatives to introduce a gender neutral pronoun (hen), a feminist word for the hymen (slidkrans) and a value free word for female genitalia (snippa).