Research events

Upcoming events

(Photo: Nadia Frantsen/ UiO)
Time and place: Aug. 28, 2017 - Sep. 1, 2017, MultiLing Meeting Room

The theme for the MultiLing summer school 2017 is Interdisciplinary approaches to multilingualism – socio-cognitive aspects.  

Time: Sep. 7, 2017 - Sep. 9, 2017

Welcome to the Design History Society Annual Conference 2017. Call for papers: Deadline for submission of abstracts: 20 January 2017.

Time and place: Sep. 7, 2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Kunstnernes Hus

For the 2017 FORART lecture, Darby English (University of Chicago) will present topics related to 1971: A Year in the Life of Color (2016). In this highly original book, English discusses how black American artists in the early 70's experimented with modernist art and color theory in order to articulate cultural interaction and instability and gain freedom from overt racial representation.

Time and place: Sep. 14, 2017 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM, ZEB-bygningen
Popular Music in the Nordic Countries 

A Study Day co-hosted by IASPM Norden & Nordic Sounds 

All are invited to the International Association for the Study of Popular Music (IASPM Norden) Study Day at the Department of Musicology, University of Oslo on September 14 2017.

The theme of the day is the study of popular music in the Nordic countries. Professor Stan Hawkins will introduce the event, which is co- hosted by our department’s Nordic Sounds: Critical Music Research Group.

Professor Ofelia García
Time: Sep. 26, 2017

The 2017 Einar Haugen Lecture will be given by Professor Ofelia García from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, USA. Professor García has published extensively on bilingualism and the education of bilinguals, and her work especially on translanguaging in the classroom has had a significant impact on the field.