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Pyramiden utenfor Louvre i kveldsbelysning. Foto.
Time: Nov. 15, 2017 9:00 AMNov. 17, 2017 2:00 PM

We invite PhDs in history/cultural history at Norwegian institutions to a workshop in Paris, Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris, CUNP,  November 15th - 17th, with the topic "Historicizing the Contemporary".

Application: Deadline September 20. The application should include the title of the PhD project and a brief abstract - no more than half a page. Notice of acceptance by September 25. Deadline for complete papers (max 20 pages), October 15, which then will be pre-circulated among all participants.

Costs: No course fee. Hotel rooms for three nights, lunches and dinners are covered by the organizers. Travels are paid and booked by the participants.

Time and place: Nov. 7, 2017 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Café Snorre. Niels Treschows Hus, 4th Floor, Room 408.

How conservation science contributes to the safeguard of norwegian cultural heritage. By Francesco Caruso. Open for all.

Time and place: Sep. 5, 2017 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Café Snorre. Niels Treschows Hus, 4th Floor, Room 408.

Mari Salberg had to cancel her talk. Tor Egil Førland will give an introduction to his newest book: Values, Objectivity, and Explanation in Historiography (Routledge, 2017). Open for all.

Time and place: Sep. 5, 2017 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Café Snorr. Niels Treschows Hus, 4th Floor, Room 408.

Jonas Fossli Gjersø. Open for all.


Time and place: Aug. 28, 2017 4:00 PM6:00 PM, 12. floor, Niels Treschows building

This talk will cover the history of reactionary movements in the US. In it, Parker discusses the precursors to each movement, and discusses the demographic similarities of each. The talk culminates with a discussion of how we arrived at Trump. Open for all.

Time and place: May 18, 2017 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Torsdag 1 P.A. Munchs building, room 11

By John Hudson, professor in legal history at the University of St. Andrews. Open for all.

Time and place: Mar. 16, 2017 2:15 PM4:00 PM, P.A. Munchs building, room 6

The roles of the royal court skald during the fight for Norwegian and Danish overlordship in eleventh-century Scandinavia. Open for all.

Time and place: June 8, 2015 9:00 AMJune 9, 2015 5:30 PM, Niels Treschows Hus, Seminar Room, 12th Floor

The “negative” archetype of parliamentarism, where the government remains in power as long as the majority chooses not to remove it, is today based on the experience of only a few countries (for example, the Scandinavian countries), where the principle of assembly confidence took roots over a relatively long period of time and under restricted political competition.

Time and place: Nov. 4, 2014 10:00 AMNov. 5, 2014 12:00 PM, Fritt Ord, Uranienborgveien 2 and Professorboligen, Karl Johans gate 47

How to resist brainwashing in a totalitarian regime? What can we learn from the Arab Spring? How has Ukraine changed? How free can Iranian women be? “The Power of the Powerless Today" is an open conference about anti-totalitarianism.