Research news and events

Research news

  • midtosten-507px Popular Saudi women want traditional gender roles Nov. 17, 2017 10:52 AM

    Saudi Arabia's most popular woman on Twitter supports the absolute monarchy of the royal family and wants gender segregation in the workplace. Doctoral student Laila Makboul is asking what the source of her popularity is.

  • 610fangedans Prisoners had to dance like Michael Jackson Nov. 17, 2017 10:43 AM

    Prisoners in the Filipino prison were lined up, dancing along to “Thriller”. “Music is an effective way of exercising force”, says researcher Áine Mangaoang.

Research events

20 Nov.
9:15 AM, P.A. Munch building, seminar room 12

Tobias Heinzelmann will hold a trial lecture for the position of Associate Professor in Modern Turkey: History, Language and Culture. Open for all.

20 Nov.
9:30 AM, University of Oslo (Niels Treschows hus)

A forum that will enable comparison of lexical, compositional and pragmatic approaches, and interaction between people coming from formal semantics, pragmatics and computational linguistics backgrounds. 

20 Nov.
1:15 PM, P.A. Munch building, seminar room 5

Béatrice Hendrich will hold a trial lecture for the position of Associate Professor in Modern Turkey: History, Language and Culture. Open for all.

20 Nov.
1:15 PM, Salen, ZEB

We are celebrating the launch of the book: A NIME Reader - Fifteen Years of New Interfaces for Musical Expression, edited by Alexander Refsum Jensenius. 

21 Nov.
University of Oslo (Niels Treschows hus)

A forum that will enable comparison of lexical, compositional and pragmatic approaches, and interaction between people coming from formal semantics, pragmatics and computational linguistics backgrounds.