Karen Vallgårda
Associate Professor, University of Copenhagen

 Karen Vallgårda is associate professor in modern history at the Saxo Institute of the University of Copenhagen.

Written by Karen Vallgårda

Detail from Woman at a Window, Waving at a Girl, by Jacobus Vrel (c1650). Fondation Custodia/Frits Lugt Collection, Paris

Essay/
Family life
Keeping secrets

All families have secrets, from the innocent to the deeply sinister. Are there good reasons to keep them under wraps?

Karen Vallgårda