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Time and place: Nov. 16, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Dr. Lena Larsen, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Nov. 9, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Associate Professor Jacob Høigilt, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Nov. 2, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Senior Lecturer Samad Alavi, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Oct. 26, 2018 1:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Scene HumSam, 1. etg. i HumSam-biblioteket

Much has been written about democracy (or the lack of it), political Islam and violence in the Middle East after the ‘Arab Spring’. But how do these aspects relate to the realities of everyday life in the post-revolutionary Arab world? And aren’t there many other matters that are much more important to ‘ordinary’ Arabs than these three catchwords of western media coverage?

Time and place: Oct. 17, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 3

A seminar with Cole Bunzel, Yale University.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Oct. 12, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Associate Professor Wendy Pearlman, Northwestern University.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Sep. 21, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud. 5

A seminar with Professor Lutz Eberhard Edzard, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Sep. 12, 2018 3:15 PM - 5:00 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus, Aud. 2

A seminar with Elizabeth Hoff, WHO Representative in Syria.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Aug. 30, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, A-blokka: Auditorium 5

A seminar with Professor Julie Peteet, the University of Louisville, and Professor Rex Brynen, McGill University.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: June 8, 2018 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud. 5

A seminar with Dr. Nadim Farajalla, American University of Beirut.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: May 4, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Associate Professor Einar Wigen, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Apr. 24, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, P. A. Munchs hus, seminarrom 1

A seminar with Professor Mohammed Tozy, the University of Hassan II (Casablanca) and Sciences Po Aix (France).

The seminar is primarily aimed at faculty and graduated students, but admission is open to all.

A light lunch and coffee/tea will be served before the seminar from 11.45.

Time and place: Apr. 20, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Associate Professor Ragnhild Johnsrud Zorgati, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Apr. 13, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud. 2

Midtøstens dramatiske historie har i stor grad dreid seg om kontrollen over og forbindelsene mellom de klassiske byene i regionen: Jerusalem, Bagdad, Mekka, Kairo og andre. Byene er brennpunkter i det større regionale bildet - liksom Midtøsten selv er et brennpunkt internasjonalt.

Time and place: Apr. 12, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Professor Jenny White, Stockholm University Institute for Turkish Studies.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Apr. 6, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Professor Marnia Lazreg, Hunter College and the Graduate Center, City University of New York.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Mar. 23, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Postdoctoral Fellow Elena Chiti, Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Mar. 16, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Professor Andrew George, the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Mar. 2, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus Aud. 5

A seminar with Professor Ussama Makdisi, Rice University.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Feb. 9, 2018 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Scene HumSam - 1. etasje i HumSam-biblioteket i GSH

Den arabiske våren skapte stor optimisme og tro på demokratisering da den brøt ut i 2010/2011. Men etter hvert som folkelige opprør i land som Syria, Jemen, og Libya ble til borgerkrig og kaos har tonen blitt en annen. Velkommen til lansering av Jon Nordensons nye bok "Fra opprør til kaos. Midtøsten etter den arabiske våren."

Time and place: Jan. 26, 2018 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, aud. 5

A seminar with Professor Maja Janmyr, the Norwegian Center for Human Rights, Faculty of Law, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.

Book cover of Philologists in the World
Time and place: Dec. 11, 2017 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM, Stort Møterom (rom 2531), Georg Sverdrups hus

A book launch seminar in honour of Professor Emeritus Gunvor Mejdell.

Time and place: Nov. 24, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, aud. 6

A seminar with Dr Cécile Boëx, École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS).

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Nov. 22, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, aud. 6 (Blindern)

A seminar with Professor Emeritus Charles Tripp, School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Nov. 17, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, aud. 6

A seminar with Associate Professor Walter Armbrust, University of Oxford.

Free admission and open to all.