Workshop on theory - Maritime Modernities

Oslo / Zoom, Wednesday 8 – Thursday 9 June 2022


Wednesday 8 June

13:00 The Maritime Modernities project, a general introduction (Also on Zoom)

Ellen Krefting and Gard Paulsen, University of Oslo

14:30 “Environing the ocean”

Sverker Sörlin, KTH Royal Institute of Technology

15:30 Break

16:00 “The Cybernetic Mediterranean of Fernand Braudel”

John Durham Peters, Yale University

17:00 End


Thursday 9 June

09:15 “Formats of oceanic knowledge”

Introduction by Gard Paulsen and Ellen Krefting

10:00 Break

10:15 Roundtable discussing the applicability of the formats for the individual projects.

11:30 Lunch

12:30 “History below the abyss: on the ecological and extraterrestrial historicity of deep oceans 1945-1990”

Viktor Andersson, newly appointed PhD at the MaMo project, presents his proposed PhD-project

13:15 Break

13:30 “Modernizing maritime pasts”

Knut Ove Eliassen, Norwegian Universituy of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim

14:30 End

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