Upcoming 5 days

today May
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Time and place: May 12, 2021 12:15 PM1:00 PM, CET. Register for webinar on Zoom.

There has been proposed to establish a national park in Østmarka south of Oslo. It will eventually be the first one in a lowland coniferous forest in Norway. In this talk, professor Leif Ryvarden, professor in mycology at the University of Oslo, will give us his perspectives on the many national parks around Norway.

14 May
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Time and place: May 14, 2021 12:15 PM2:00 PM, Zoom

A seminar with Dr. Raphael Cormack. Access requires registration, please register here.

Further upcoming events

Green plants in glass vials
Time and place: May 18, 2021 9:00 AM12:15 PM, Oslo - Fudan

Climate, health and the imagination of human futures.

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Time and place: May 18, 2021 3:00 PM4:30 PM, Zoom

How can we feminist new materialist theory help us understand our entanglement with nature, climate and its changes?

A bible and a red baseball caps with "Make America Great Again" in writing.
Time and place: May 19, 2021May 21, 2021, University of Oslo, Faculty of Humanities.

An international workshop on comparative study of autocratic leaders as savior figures.

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Time and place: May 19, 2021 12:15 PM1:00 PM, CET. Register for webinar on Zoom.

What messages are coded through the nonhuman voice? How do animals witness, record, and replay the sounds of anthropogenic incursion? How might their calls pluralize human narratives of extinction and biodiversity loss? This talk will consider bird mimicry as an agential and unsettling sonic facsimile, sent live and direct from The Field. Mark Peter Wright, postdoctoral researcher at CRiSAP, University of the Arts, London, shares his research. 

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Time and place: May 20, 2021 10:00 AM11:00 AM, CET. Register for webinar on Zoom

How might attention to worlds of meaning extend beyond the human, and how may this matter for conservation?  In this lecture, Marianne Lien, Professor of Social Anthropology at the University of Oslo, explores how worlds, such as specific landscapes, are sustained through reciprocal and ongoing practices and affordances.