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Gjesteforelesninger og seminarer


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Tid og sted: 26. aug. 2022 18:0020:00, Litteraturhuset, Amalie Skram-salen

In this lecture, Julia Bryan-Wilson (Columbia University) discusses how the question of embellishment and decor in recent art may change our conceptions of art history.


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Tid og sted: 13. juni 2022 14:1516:00, Linken, Georg Sverdrups hus

In this lecture, the Medical Humanities and the Environmental Humanities meet. Associate Professor Eben Kirksey from the Alfred Deakin Institute at Deakin University, Australia, will introduce us to the "virosphere".

Tid og sted: 31. mai 2022 16:1518:00, GM 652 and via Zoom

David Grimaldi presents his thesis project for his Master's Degree in Ancient Greek.

Tid og sted: 10. mai 2022 16:1518:00, GM 652 and via Zoom

Knut Olav Sandvik presents his thesis for the Master's Degree in Latin: "Iocosa Imago: Resonant Forms in Horace"

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Tid og sted: 28. apr. 2022 15:0017:00, ON ZOOM

In this lecture, Larisa Dryansky (Sorbonne) discusses parallels between 1960s artistic investigations of the relation between image and object, materiality and illusion, and computer scientists’ simultaneous quest for building 3D images.

Tid og sted: 26. apr. 2022 16:1518:00, GM 652 and via Zoom

Paola d'Andrea: Ad usum Novae Romae: two vates for Fascist Italy

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Tid og sted: 31. mars 2022 10:0012:00, Forsamlingssalen, Harald Schelderups Hus, Blindern

In this lecture, Hans-Joachim Hinrichsen (U. of Zürich) discusses the significance of rhythm as a design feature in Bruckner's and Schubert's symphonies.

Tid og sted: 29. mars 2022 16:1518:00, GM 652 and via Zoom

Aske Damtoft Poulsen: All Roads Lead to Ruin: Teleology and counterfactuality in Sallust’s history of Rome

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Tid og sted: 25. mars 2022 12:0013:00, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, rom 652

Ellen Krefting skal presentere sitt forskingsprosjekt «Maritime moderniteter: havets kunnskapsformater».

Tid og sted: 22. mars 2022 16:1518:00, GM and via Zoom

Ed Bispham: The Cult of Mefitis

Tid og sted: 8. mars 2022 16:1518:00, GM 652 and via Zoom

Thea Selliaas Thorsen: Dating Corinna after Lobel, Page and West.

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Tid og sted: 4. mars 2022 12:0013:00, Georg Morgenstiernes Hus, rom 652

Foredrag med Thorbjørn Nordbø om Machiavelli sine verk og den katolske kirkes liste over forbudte bøker og hvordan man unngikk sensuren. 

Tid og sted: 22. feb. 2022 16:1518:00, GM 652 and via Zoom

Matthew Kinloch: Narrative Hierarchies: Minor Characters in Byzantine and Medieval History Writing.

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Tid og sted: 18. feb. 2022 12:00, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, rom 652

Et billedforedrag om Holocaust og måten ord skaper bereder for folkemord, med den kritikerroste forfatteren Simon Stranger.

Tid og sted: 8. feb. 2022 16:1518:00, Via Zoom

Silvio Bär, leader of the research group Novel and Epic, Ancient and Modern: Odyssey 5: A Narratological Analysis.

Tid og sted: 25. jan. 2022 16:1518:00, via Zoom

Ildar Garipzanov  presents his ERC Advanced Grant project, MINiTEXTS – "Minuscule Texts: Marginalized Voices in Early Medieval Latin Culture (c. 700–c. 1000)". 

Project website: Minuskule tekster

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Tid og sted: 10. des. 2021 09:15, Auditorium 1, Georg Sverdrups hus

Seminaret må dessverre utsettes av smittevernhensyn.

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Tid og sted: 9. des. 2021 16:0017:30, CET. Register for webinar on Zoom.

What happens when people bring their environmental complaints to a body gathered in the name of the world? In this lecture Cheryl Lousley, professor of English and Interdisciplinary Studies at Lakehead University, Canada, discusses the World Commission on Environment and Development's public hearings. 

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Tid og sted: 23. nov. 2021 16:1518:00, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, seminarom 203 og Zoom

Knut Olav Sandvik (masterstudent i latin) fremstiller sin MA-avhandling «Metrical Limitations in Horace's Odes».

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Tid og sted: 12. nov. 2021 12:0013:00, Georg Morgenstiernes hus, seminarrom 152

Dr Tyson Retz on the idea of progress in different conceptions of history.

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Tid og sted: 11. nov. 2021 16:15, Auditorium 2, Georg Sverdrups hus - eller via Zoom

Kuratering, kritikk og modernismens kulturarv. Forelesning 5.

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Bowhead whales have been known to three groups along the Bering Strait over the past two centuries: Indigenous Yupik and Inupiaq whalers, capitalist commercial whalers, and communist industrial whalers. This talk explores how each of these groups imagined different normative relationships with whales and how these ideas shaped interactions between human hunters and whales, and the whales’ own adaptions.

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Tid og sted: 9. nov. 2021 16:1518:00, Zoom

Eirik Welo (førstelektor i gammelgresk) holder foredrag "Galen som attisist: lærdom, sjanger og publikum".