Upcoming 5 days
Peter the Great is one of the most worldwide known names associated with Russia. He is famous as a great reformer who modernized Russia, made her part of Europe and a great power.
Alexander Lykke is a Research Fellow at Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies. Welcome to the Midway Evaluation of his project "Tense morphology: Stability, variation and change in American Norwegian". The external reader for the Midway Evaluation is Erik Magnusson Petzell, University of Gothenburg.
Much has been written about democracy (or the lack of it), political Islam and violence in the Middle East after the ‘Arab Spring’. But how do these aspects relate to the realities of everyday life in the post-revolutionary Arab world? And aren’t there many other matters that are much more important to ‘ordinary’ Arabs than these three catchwords of western media coverage?
Further upcoming events
Join us for a research seminar featuring Aaron Allen (University of North Carolina at Greensboro), who will discuss the role of music in the environmental humanities.
Guidelines - monograph or article-based thesis
For those who sign up to present, the deadline for submitting texts is also 17 October. Please send your texts to Tina Skouen, who will circulate them among the participants: firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: We have a maximum of 4 Presenters for each seminar. Before you sign up, please check the current status and/or who has signed up for what. Usually, we need more people to register as Commentators - please volunteer!
In this lecture, Spyros Papapetros (Princeton) will discuss how a ritual practice such as magic can inform the history as well as present-day techniques of art and architecture.