Research events

Upcoming 5 days

today Nov.
 Map of Iceland, first published in 1570, showing the volcano Hekla
Time and place: Nov. 20, 2019 12:15 PM1:00 PM, 2531 Stort Møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

Can musical aesthetics register the turbulence of living together with volcanoes? Tore Størvold talks about geosociality and the ecocritical analysis of Icelandic music.

21 Nov.
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Time and place: Nov. 21, 2019 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P.A. Munchs hus: Seminarrom 14

In this guest lecture, Quoc-Thanh Nguyen from the Lyon Institute of East Asian Studies will talk about Vietnamese fishing culture and whale worship. The lecture will include a short documentary film showing.

22 Nov.
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Time and place: Nov. 22, 2019 12:15 PM2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud. 6

A seminar with Professor Berit Thorbjørnsrud, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.

Further upcoming events

Illustration of the climate anomaly of the 1770s, from 1772
Time and place: Nov. 27, 2019 12:15 PM1:00 PM, 2531 Stort Møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

How have past societies dealt with climate change? Dominik Collet talks about new approaches in the emerging field of climate history.

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Time and place: Nov. 29, 2019 12:15 PM2:00 PM, Eilert Sundts hus, Aud. 6

A seminar with Professor Brynjar Lia, University of Oslo.

Free admission and open to all.