Webpages tagged with «Cultural History»

Big museum hall with a massive ice block in the middle. A crack runs through the ice so that people can enter the ice.
Published Apr. 26, 2022 12:09 PM

What roles can museums and collections play, in the growing need to convey polyphonic narrations on climate change? In this presentation, Lotten Gustafsson Reinius discusses the multi-disciplinary dialogues and other co-curations as a tentacular weaving across differing knowledge regimes, scales and temporalities. 

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Big portrait of a man and many things around like light, pictures, Dalai Lama. Photo.
Published Feb. 26, 2018 12:52 PM

A multi-disciplinary research initiative with participants from across the department, including the Study of Religion, Culture Studies and Middle East and Asia Area Studies.

Cultural heritage sign in a field. Photo.
Published Feb. 14, 2018 3:33 PM

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

Old manuscript with calligraphy and drawings.
Published Feb. 12, 2018 12:59 PM

The interdisciplinary research group brings together a number of scholars working on early modern literature, broadly defined as the centuries between 1300 and 1700. 

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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?

Published June 1, 2016 10:19 AM

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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