Nettsider med emneord «Environmental Humanities»

Publisert 15. okt. 2019 16:27

Is it time to tell a new story about climate change? Karen O'Brien talks on the potential of stories to empower social change.

children's shoes in the sand
Publisert 15. okt. 2019 13:14

What is the relationship between education and sustainable development? Elin Sæther talks about COSER, a research initiative aiming to explore education in light of today's complex sustainable development issues.

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Publisert 14. okt. 2019 10:28

Elisabeth Ulrika Sjødahl from the Oslo School of Architecture and Design talks about Beautiful Landscapes and Heavy Pollution.

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Publisert 10. okt. 2019 13:34

The Oslo School of Environmental Humanities (OSEH) celebrates its official opening on 1 November 2019 at SALT, a nomadic art space located at Oslo’s harbor.

photograph of an urban landscape with a large neonlit sign spelling "resist forest" on a building, night time
Publisert 8. okt. 2019 16:31

How does the Anthropocene manifest in the organosphere? Marco Armiero presents the Guerrilla Narrative project Toxic Bios, a counter-hegemonic exercise aiming to dismantle the Toxic Narratives of the Anthropocene while prefiguring alternative socio-ecological politics.

 
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Publisert 30. sep. 2019 11:34

Society urgently request knowledge from the environmental humanities that can help us understand the challenges of our times. This talk presents some examples of co-creation between academia and civil society, exploring collaborative attempts to make a difference.

photograph of an urban landscape with a large neonlit sign spelling "resist forest" on a building, night time
Publisert 30. sep. 2019 10:41

How is knowledge produced from art, pedagogy and civic engagement in the Environmental Humanities? Hanna Musiol lectures on the need to create spaces for participatory and transmedia collaborations among scholars, artists, students, designers, and community actors. 

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Publisert 27. sep. 2019 14:44

A science-humanities-arts collaboratory on soil care in contaminated times. Anthropogenic Soils aims to start conversations around soils from multiple disciplinary perspectives.

collage of different types of underwater plants
Publisert 18. sep. 2019 15:37

Eli Rinde from the Norwegian Institute for Water Research (NIVA) talks about threats to the marine biodiversity in Norway and possible solutions.

Iceberg floating in the sea
Publisert 18. sep. 2019 14:57

Can we extract water from Antarctic icebergs? Dr Julia Jabour from the University of Tasmania talks on efforts to design a legal regime to regulate iceberg harvesting.

Aerial view of small settlement by the sea in Alaska
Publisert 18. sep. 2019 11:46

What are the international law implications of the Anthropocene? For this lunch discussion we have invited Research Professor Davor Vidas, a member of the Anthropocene Working Group of the International Commission on Stratigraphy.

Publisert 2. sep. 2019 09:05
Protesters from Exctinction Rebellion holding a banner outside the Norwegian parliament
Publisert 21. aug. 2019 15:22

The science is clear: It is understood that we are facing an unprecedented global emergency. We must act now. But how? We have invited Inger Østenstad from Extinction Rebellion to talk about radical honesty and tactics in climate activism.

A collage of different books on climate fiction written by norwegian authors
Publisert 21. aug. 2019 10:56

Why is climate fiction so blue, and what is it good for? We have invited Sissel Furuseth to talk about how anthropogenic climate change is orchestrated in contemporary Norwegian fiction.

Publisert 6. aug. 2019 09:10
distracted girl on bike using smartphone
Publisert 1. aug. 2019 13:27

Is the information technology industry emerging as an increasing threat to the environment? We have invited Trine Syvertsen, professor of media and communication at UiO, to talk about reactions to toxic media, digital detox, and the 'slow media' movement.

Architects rendering of planned new climate house, sunny with kids playing in front of the building.
Publisert 8. juli 2019 13:41

How to narrate the climate crisis in a museum environment? How can museums become ‘contact zones’ where science and education, activism and entertainment, debate and tourism interact productively? 

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Publisert 20. juni 2019 16:17

Hva slags by ønsker du å bo i? Hvordan synes du den bør endre seg i fremtiden, når klimaet endrer seg? I vårt telt på Forskningstorget 20. - 21. September kan du utforske fortidens Oslo og hjelpe oss med å utforme et bedre og grønnere Oslo for alle.

Retrieving suggestions from Google
Publisert 20. juni 2019 16:11

Hvilke uttrykksformer er legitime og virkningsfulle i miljøkampen? Oslo School of Environmental Humanities (OSEH) inviterer til panelsamtale om det unge klimaopprøret og den vanskelige veien fra kunnskap til handling. 

Airplane taking off in California, US
Publisert 4. juni 2019 15:31

Do scholars fly too much? We have invited Kjerstin Aukrust to talk about academic flightshaming and the 2019 petition to reduce CO2 emissions from UiO flights by 50 percent.

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Publisert 28. mai 2019 15:27

Unfortunately, this event has been cancelled. We will try to reschedule the lecture with Andreas Weber at a later time.

Poster saying "Climate change is worse than homework"
Publisert 21. mai 2019 11:45

How to change educational institutions in times of climate crisis and species extinction? How to "green" schools and universities to build a livable future?  This week, we have invited Sidsel Roalkvam, Director of the Centre for Development and the Environment (SUM) at UiO to talk about sustainability in education.

Illustration of whale from 19th century book
Publisert 21. mai 2019 10:57

Kristin Asdal from UiO's Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture (TIK) talks on the whaling controversy in the late 19th century.

OSEH Logo on a diagonally offset background of waves
Publisert 8. mai 2019 13:17

Do you have an idea for a new research project in the field of environmental humanities that spans across disciplines? The Oslo School of Environmental Humanities supports scholars to form interdisciplinary research groups or to co-fund events.

Dead fish on a beach
Publisert 5. mai 2019 13:59

Have we been misconcieving matter and the natural world since Descartes? Arne Johan Vetlesen talks about his new book "Cosmologies of the Anthropocene: Panpsychism, Animism, and the Limits of Posthumanism".