The logo of UiO
Time and place: Oct. 31, 2019 11:15 AM12:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Auditorium 4
Tablet showing books on background of open books
Time and place: Nov. 1, 2019 10:00 AM3:00 PM, Litteratursalongen, Georg Sverdrups hus

What happens when literature moves from paper to the screen? Join us for a one-day book hack to explore the relationship between literature and new digital formats.

Picture of Karin Kukkonen
Time and place: Nov. 12, 2019 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Forsamlingssalen, Harald Schjelderups hus
A hand writing with a pen
Time and place: Nov. 25, 2019 10:00 AM2:00 PM, Niels Treschows hus, 12 etasje

In the LCE Writing Workshop we introduce different writing techniques, tools and styles together with journalist and poet Kristina Leganger Iversen


LCE logo
Time: Sep. 20, 2019 12:15 PM2:00 PM
LCE logo
Time: Sep. 19, 2019 1:15 PM3:00 PM
Image of Sibylle Baumbach
Time and place: Sep. 19, 2019 10:00 AM12:00 PM, P.A Munch, room 1

Sibylle Baumbach speaks on attention and literature in a lecture entitled “From the Brain Attic to Moral Attention: Literary Attention and the Short Story”.

Time and place: Sep. 17, 2019 10:00 AM4:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus, seminarrom 2

Attachment may be taken as a synonym for love, liking, affiliation, and has recently been launched as a keyword for the humanities and for literary studies (Felski, 2008, 2015). In psychology, however, attachment is a more complex form of human relationship involving both cognitive and emotional development, and physical survival (Bowlby, 1979).

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2019 1:15 PM2:15 PM, Scene HumSam
Time: Sep. 11, 2019 1:15 PM3:00 PM
Picture of Johanna Kaakinen
Time and place: Sep. 11, 2019 10:00 AM12:00 PM, P.A Munch, seminarroom 360

In a lecture entitled “Emotional engagement with literary stories: Evidence from motion capture recordings and eye movements”, Johanna Kaakinen speaks on the interaction between feelings and understanding in literary reading

Time: Sep. 5, 2019 1:00 PM3:00 PM
Time and place: Sep. 5, 2019 10:00 AM12:00 PM, P.A Munchs hus, room 360

September 5th, Winfried Menninghaus speaks on “The Enjoyment of Negative Emotions in Art-Reception”

Time: Sep. 3, 2019 10:00 AM11:00 AM
Time: Aug. 23, 2019 2:15 PM4:00 PM
Time: June 14, 2019 2:00 PM4:00 PM
Time: June 7, 2019 2:00 PM4:00 PM
Profilbilde av Siri Hustvedt
Time and place: May 31, 2019 7:00 PM10:00 PM, Brenneriveien 9c, Oslo 0182

Siri Hustvedt discusses her latest novel, Memories of the Future, with Karin Kukkonen at Blå.

Siri Hustvedt
Time and place: May 27, 2019 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups Hus, Auditorium 1

Siri Hustvedt, renowned author of novels, poems, essays as well as non-fiction, will use her own mother and Jane Austen as starting point for a discussion of the cognitive sciences and the workings of the mind in a lecture entitled “Poetic Logic”.

Time: May 10, 2019 2:00 PM4:00 PM
Portrait of Professor Vera Tobin
Time and place: Feb. 27, 2019 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergelandsveien 29, 0167 Oslo

Vera Tobin, Associate Professor of Cognitive Science, sheds light on the cognitive structure of surprise and how readers deal with narratives that take an unexpected turn.

Time: Feb. 15, 2019 2:15 PM4:00 PM
Time: Feb. 1, 2019 12:15 PM2:00 PM
Time and place: May 9, 2018 2:15 PM, P. A. Munchs hus, rom 389

Guest lecture by Gunther Martens (Ghent University). Open for all.

Woman smiling, Andrea Lešić-Thomas.
Time and place: Oct. 19, 2017 2:15 PM4:00 PM, P.A. Munchs hus, seminar room 360

In this guest lecture, Andrea Lešić-Thomas will talk about the cognitive tropes of memory.