Research events

Upcoming events

Time and place: Aug. 24, 2018 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, Aud. 4, Eilert Sundts Hus, Blindern

In this lecture, Patrick Jagoda (University of Chicago) will discuss "gamification" - the impact of game-mechanics on a variety of social and cultural practices - by focusing on the experimental nature of videogames.

Time and place: Aug. 31, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, GM452

Program Autumn Semester 2018  

Meetings take place in Georg Morgenstiernes Hus (GMH), Blindernveien 31, 0371 Oslo) 

Draft papers will normally be circulated in advance

Time and place: Aug. 31, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Amalie Skram-salen

In this lecture, McKenzie Wark (New School of Social Research, New York), revisits economist and philosopher Alexander Bogdanov's early 20th century theories on climate change in order to rethink labor with nature in the age of the anthropocene. The Friday lecture is followed by a Saturday seminar on the art and politics of The Situationist Times.

Time: Oct. 1, 2018 - Oct. 3, 2018

Workshop for PhD-students and early career postdoctoral scholars at the Norwegian Institute in Rome

Time and place: Apr. 25, 2019 - Apr. 27, 2019, Oxford