Research events

Upcoming 5 days

today May
Time and place: May 23, 2017 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, P. A. Munchs building, sem. room 360 (3rd floor)

This seminar explores the possibilities of building research in the field of Environmental Humanities at HF. Professor Karen Thornber from Harvard University and Professor Bryan Tilt from Oregon State University will present their experiences from organizing research in this field.

Scholars from HF will give brief presentations of ongoing research related to environmental and climate change at HF.

The seminar is open for all and includes lunch. Binding registration by 16th of May.


Time and place: May 23, 2017 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, Blindern, P. A. Munch, Seminarrom 5

Open Guest Lecture by Prof. Michelle Brown

Time and place: May 23, 2017 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM, Seminar room 360, P.A.Munchs hus at Blindern

What could be greater proof of the syncretic history of the Indian subcontinent than the eulogization of Lord Krishna by one of the greatest Sufi mystics of all times? Welcome to a talk by Madhumita Ray, which also will include demonstration and soundbites.

26 May
Time and place: May 26, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Seminar room 7, the P.A. Munch building

Guest lecture by Prof. Dr. Monika Fludernik (Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg) on her recent article on fictionality in the eighteenth century and earlier. All are welcome!

Further upcoming events

Time and place: May 30, 2017 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Salamanca, Sognsveien 77B, 2. etasje

This seminar is aimed at PhD candidates from various disciplines whose doctoral projects deal with nationalism.

Please sign up here by the end of 23 May.

Time and place: May 30, 2017 2:15 PM - 7:00 PM, GM 652

The Novel and the Romance from Generic and Historical Perspectives. Open for all.

Time and place: May 31, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, Henrik Wergelands hus, MultiLing meeting room 421

Anne Schluter, Marmara University in Istanbul/Turkey, and Kellie Gonçalves will be presenting their work at this week's Wednesday seminar. Wednesday seminars are internal (closed) events, unless otherwise specified.

Time and place: June 1, 2017 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM, 106, ZEB-bygningen

The next Nordic Sounds Meeting will be an informal workshop where research group participants can come together and discuss critical themes and issues related to on-going research on music in the Nordic countries.

Time and place: June 2, 2017 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergeland salen

In March 2017, several anti-corruption demonstrations took place in Russian cities. Why do Russians take to the streets in 2017, and what is their message? Requires registration.