Nettsider med emneord «Environmental Humanities»

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".

Artwork: Gold coated maple tree seeds on a smooth surface
Publisert 5. mai 2019 13:57

How to create a multispecies city where nonhuman species feel at home? How to cultivate urban ecological alternatives from ruins? This week, we have invited artist, urban interventionist and beekeper Marius Presterud to share his experiences working with the Oslo Apiary & Aviary.

Publisert 29. apr. 2019 09:56

The Climate House is a brand new initiative at the Natural History Museum in Oslo. We invite project leader Torkjell Leira to talk about the challenges and possibilities of staging climate in a museum.

Dusty old LP
Publisert 29. apr. 2019 09:55

What are recordings made of, and what happens to them when they are disposed of? Kyle Devine talks on the environmental cost of music.

Publisert 22. mars 2019 12:59

How Green is Oslo? Do windmills cause large-scale environmental destruction? Where have all the insects gone? Join our discussions on environmental topics across disciplines and beyond academia.

Two modern windmills in a rural landscape
Publisert 18. mars 2019 16:30

Are we preventing climate change by large-scale environmental destruction? Jon Erik Finnvold (NOVA, OsloMet) talks on the contestations of wind power investments in Southern Norway.  

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Publisert 18. mars 2019 11:23

How do we link carbon and climate feedbacks to social feedbacks and environmental humanities? Dag O. Hessen talks on Biogeochemistry in the Anthropocene.

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Publisert 15. mars 2019 16:23

Kjersti Kanestrøm Lie, project officer for the Oslo European Green Capital, joins us for a conversation on the 2019 Oslo European Green Capital Initiative.

OSEH Logo on a diagonally offset background of waves
Publisert 15. mars 2019 16:23

Director Ursula Münster presents plans and visions for the Oslo School of Environmental Humanities in 2019 and beyond.

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Cultural heritage sign in a field.
Publisert 14. feb. 2018 15:33

Many appealing stories have their roots in folklore, but are constantly adapted to current situations, political and environmental concerns and interests.

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