Nettsider med emneord «Literature»

Illustrating literature's materiality
Publisert 25. feb. 2020 15:22

Together with invited guest lecturers Liedeke Plate, Professor of Culture and Inclusivity at Radboud University, and Miranda Anderson, Anniversary Fellow in Philosophy at University of Stirling, the workshop explores the interplay of literature, material culture, and cognition.

Profile picture of Sarah Bro Trasmundi
Publisert 25. feb. 2020 15:22

This event has been cancelled to prevent spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). 

In her lecture, Sarah Bo Trasmundi, Associate Professor at the University of Southern Denmark, speaks on the embodied, distributed and dialogical aspects of reading.

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Publisert 20. aug. 2019 15:20

To understand the means and ends of readers being positioned as observers in multimodal texts, it is fruitful to take a closer look at crucial constellations within historical print cultures. The Weimar Republic periodical Die literarische Welt (1925-1933) turns to the reader as a 'literary citizen', presenting a panoramic view and a polyphonous forum of conversation.

Peace of textile weave pattern with many colours. Photo.
Publisert 1. juni 2019 13:36

Recent research on migration and migration literature suggests that we can understand narratives of migration better by focusing on the temporal perspectives connected to integration, detention, trauma, crisis, and imagined futures.

Portrait of Professor Gustav Frank
Publisert 18. feb. 2019 17:09

Gustav Frank, Professor of German Literature and Media Studies, gives an introduction into the field of periodical studies and asks about the complex interplays of literature and periodicals.

Publisert 18. des. 2018 12:25

In what ways does literature make use of materiality and mediality to sometimes radically engage readers? And what role does the socio-cognitive phenomenon of joint attention play at this?

A small sample of different magazine pages.
Publisert 13. des. 2018 15:08
Literature comes in different shapes and sizes – and in the form of different media. The great importance of periodicals and illustrated magazines as media of literature has yet long been overlooked.
Multiple Mediterranean. Myths, Utopias and Real-Life Experiences
Publisert 7. des. 2018 14:11

Associate Professor at ILOS Geir Uvsløkk has edited a new book on the Mediterranean in modern literature, together with colleagues from the University of Agder and the Norwegian University of Science and Technology.

Books seen diffuse.
Publisert 26. okt. 2018 13:26

Pr​epare to get involved: How do contemporary English and German-language novels play on the visuality and materiality of text to engage the reader?

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Photograph of Yuri Andrukhovych
Publisert 18. jan. 2018 23:40

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.

Publisert 3. jan. 2018 13:09
Publisert 21. sep. 2017 12:22
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Publisert 16. juni 2017 09:30
Publisert 23. aug. 2016 19:32

The research project TRAUM – Transforming Author Museums is arranging a day of open lectures on ”Literary Exhibition Practices in Transformation” at the University of Oslo on Thursday 20 October.

Publisert 8. juni 2016 10:35

What do author museums tell us much about the author’s writing, we ask? Why do some authors get to have museum, and others do not?

Publisert 1. juni 2016 10:19

Book History is an interdisciplinary field of research. We explore the role of the book as a material object, medium of literature and historically changing cultural artefact from theoretical, empirical and historical perspectives. Literature, in this context, goes beyond the poem, play or novel and comes to be seen as an expression of human culture more generally. 

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Publisert 3. juli 2013 15:02