Guest lectures and seminars

Upcoming

Time and place: Oct. 24, 2017 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, GM452

Open seminar with PhD Candidate Carlos Hernández. All students (esp. all freshers), staff members and other guests are warmly welcome

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Time and place: Oct. 19, 2017 6:00 PM, Gamle Festsal

IFIKK and Kunsthistorisk Forening (The Art History Association) invites you to the Lorentz Dietrichson Lecture 2017. 

Time and place: Oct. 19, 2017 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Auditorium 7, Eilert Sundts hus.
Time and place: Oct. 13, 2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, room 113

One of the fields in which narratological analysis is still considered problematic is that of ancient and Byzantine historiography.

Time and place: Oct. 12, 2017 10:15 AM - 6:30 PM, P.A. Munchs hus, seminarrom 10
Portrait of Eric Cullhed.
Time and place: Oct. 10, 2017 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, Seminar room 113

In Search of Mixed Affect in Ancient Aesthetics. A seminar with Eric Cullhed from Uppsala University.

Time and place: Sep. 12, 2017 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, room 452, Georg Morgenstiernes building

By Han Lamers (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and KU Leuven). Open for all.

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. 6, 2017 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM, Cinemateket, Oslo

In this lecture, Robert Pippin (University of Chicago) will discuss the philosophical implications of unknowingness in Alfred Hitchcock's Vertigo (1958), and its relevance for understanding late modern societies. The lecture is followed by a screening of Vertigo.

Time and place: Sep. 6, 2017 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, Aud 2, Sophus Bugges Hus, Blindern

In this lecture, author and cultural historian Marina Warner (Birkbeck College) will discuss the medieval concept of sanctuary and how words helped define the character of a place and, with it, the rights of fugitives and other dislocated individuals.

Time and place: June 6, 2017 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, GM 452

The Classics Research Seminar, The Oslo Seminar in Papyrology, and The Seminar in Late Antique and Early Medieval Culture invite to open seminar with C.A.Faraone. All students (esp. all freshers), staff members and other guests are warmly welcome

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: Apr. 28, 2017 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM, Cinemateket, Oslo

Tom Gunning (University of Chicago) and filmmaker Paul Kaiser will discuss moving images that shift  from the frame of classical cinema to the immersive framelessness and interactivity of virtual reality. The program includes the premiere of the Norwegian 3D film UIysses in the Subway (2016)

Time and place: Apr. 26, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Aud. 6 Eilert Sundt's Hus

In this double lecture session, Professor Grace Cheng (School of Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic University) and Professor Louis Lo (Department of English, National Taipei University of Technology) will discuss the construction of Chinese art history and image/media theory.

Time and place: Apr. 26, 2017 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM, Blindern Campus, Georg Morgenstiernes building, room n. 206

A lecture series with Valentina Zanusso (Rome) & Nicoletta Canzio (Cassino). Open for all.

Time and place: Apr. 25, 2017 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, GM 452

Open seminar by Pål Gilbert, lecturer in Greek, IFIKK. All students (esp. all freshers), staff members and other guests are warmly welcome.

Time and place: Apr. 25, 2017 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM, Blindern Campus, Georg Morgenstiernes building, room n. 152

A lecture series with Valentina Zanusso (Rome) & Nicoletta Canzio (Cassino). Open for all.

Time and place: Apr. 7, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, GM 652
Time and place: Apr. 4, 2017 3:15 PM, Georg Morgenstiernes building, room 452

Guest lecture by Giampiero Scafoglio. Open for all.

Time and place: Mar. 14, 2017 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, GM452

Open seminar with Ambra Serangeli, PhD student in Ancient philosophy . All students (esp. all freshers), staff members and other guests are warmly welcome

Time and place: Mar. 7, 2017 3:15 PM, GM452

Open seminar with PhD Candidate Jens Mangerud. All students (esp. all freshers), staff members and other guests are warmly welcome

Time and place: Mar. 3, 2017 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Aud. 3 Helga Engs Hus

The one-day symposium «Technologies of Space: Verticality, Volume, Infrastructure» interrogates recent calls across spatial disciplines to expand space and its mapping from horizontal, plane surface to vertical dimensionality and volume. Lectures by Mark Dorrian, Stuart Elden and Lisa Parks.

Time and place: Feb. 21, 2017 3:15 PM, Georg Morgenstiernes building, 452

Seminar by Monika Asztalos. Open for all.

Time and place: Feb. 16, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Seminar room 652,

World leading scholar on the philosophy of dreams, Jennifer Windt from Monash University, presents promising points of contact between sleep and dream research, and research on waking mind wandering.

Time and place: Feb. 7, 2017 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, GM 452

Open seminar with professor Thomas Kjeller Johansen. All students (esp. all freshers), staff members and other guests are warmly welcome