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This is a seminar with Jens Sejrup. Free admission and open to all.
Our Professor 2 Georgina Born will present on this Research Seminar.
We are very pleased to announce that Michael Neu, from the University of Brighton, will deliver a talk for Filosofisk seminar this semester. The seminar is open for everyone, and will be followed by an informal reception.
Luísa Tiago de Oliveira from ISCTE - Lisbon University Institute will be talking about the genesis and the consequences of the 25th of April 1974 in Portugal for European, African and global history.
In this lecture, philosopher and sociologist Maurizio Lazzarato will discuss the major topics of his ongoing intellectual project: capital and debt, time and temporality, and the ways in which these forces structure the social world.
Professor Sarah Hibberd (University of Bristol) will give a seminar on academic writing and publishing.
Information regarding program and time will be announced soon
The book launch will include a panel discussion on the topic:
‘Staging morality in the 1920s and 2020s: should opera be political?’
Panel speakers include: Peter Edwards (University of Oslo), Peter Franklin (University of Oxford), Sarah Hibberd (University of Bristol). The event is introduced and moderated by Hallgjerd Aksnes (University of Oslo).
Morgenstierne Seminar lecture
Mukulika Banerjee, London School of Economics
We are very pleased to announce that Samir Okasha, Professor at University of Bristol, will deliver a talk for Filosofisk seminar this semester. The seminar is open for everyone, and will be followed by an informal reception.
Benjamin D. Piekut (Cornell University) will be giving a talk on "The Vernacular Avant-Garde."
Morgenstierne Seminar Double Lecture
Lisa Björkman, University of Louisville
Nicholas Martin, Universität Zürich
We are very pleased to announce that Laurie Paul, Eugene Falk Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Professorial Fellow at St Andrews University in Scotland, will deliver a talk for Filosofisk seminar this semester. The seminar is open for everyone, and will be followed by an informal reception.
The 2018 Einar Haugen Lecture will be given by renowned researcher Ana Deumert, who has contributed immensely to the field of sociolinguistics. Deumert's substantial contributions in research are partly due to her interdisciplinarian perspective, with a particular attention to economics, anthropology, and sociology.
Open seminar with Prof. Anastasia Maravela and PhD candidate Jens Mangerud.
All students, staff members and other guests are welcome.
We are very pleased to announce that Constance Meinwald, Professor at University of Illinois, will deliver a talk for Filosofisk seminar this semester. The seminar is open for everyone, and will be followed by an informal reception.
This paper by Todd A. Henry (Ph.D., UCLA, 2006), an associate professor of history at the University of California-San Diego (UCSD), explores how pre-WWII histories of Japanese imperialism and militarism inflected the imagination and practice of gay desire in Asia-Pacific after 1945.
Morgenstierne Seminar lecture
Kenneth Bo Nielsen, Associate Professor, IKOS
An open conversation with a renowned film director, writer, photographer and artist.
In this talk, Prof. J. Keith Vincent, Boston University, introduces the Tale, and discusses why it is worth reading today especially, when the nexus of power, sex, truth, and lies in private acts and public discourse seems more fraught than ever.
In this installment of the linguistic departmental seminar, the guest of honor is Ingrid L. Falkum. The topic of the talk is language acquisition in the area of semantics and pragmatics, and it is discussed by means of experimental method: Eye-tracking and picture selection.
We are very pleased to announce that Torfinn Huvenes, Senior Lecturer at Umeå University, will deliver a talk for Filosofisk seminar this semester. The seminar is open for everyone, and will be followed by an informal reception.
A moderated discussion open to audience participation, with topics ranging from nationhood and war to literature and language — the whole Ukrainian experience, from one public intellectual's point of view. Followed by a literary performance.
In Orkney, the sea is gradually reshaping the islands through erosion. Richard Irvine (Open University, Orkney) considers erosion as revelation and destruction, and explores how the arrival of Uranium on Orkney’s shores around 400 million years ago seeps into everyday life and reshapes identity.
In this seminar, Alf Gunvald Nilsen analyzes the roles historically played by law, civil society, and citizenship in the social movements of Bhil Adivasis in western India