Research events

Upcoming events

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Time and place: Apr. 16, 2020Apr. 30, 2020, T.B.A.

What are the ethical and political issues at work in the study of meat and dairy production? How can we be ethical witnesses to industrial-scale animal suffering?

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Time and place: Apr. 22, 2020 12:15 PM1:00 PM, Zoom (virtual event)

How to better understand predicaments of environmental uncertainty? Felix Riede, Professor of Climate Change Archaeology and Environmental Humanities and OSEH Professor II, presents the 'palaeoenvironmental humanities' and its prospects to open up new interpretive and comparative terrain for the examination of human-climate relations.

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Time and place: Apr. 23, 2020 3:00 PM6:00 PM, PAM 425, P. A. Munchs hus, Blindern campus

This workshop brings together scholars, students and administrative staff at the University of Oslo to envision ways of transforming university education in the age of the Anthropocene.

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Time and place: Apr. 24, 2020 10:15 AM12:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud. 5

A seminar with Professor Ulrika Mårtensson, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).

Free admission and open to all.

Time and place: Apr. 29, 2020 9:15 AM2:00 PM, PAM 389

In this seminar we have invited Dr. Michelle Bastian from The University of Edinburgh to discuss recent developments in the field of Environmental Humanities.