Guest lectures


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Time and place: Jan. 23, 2020 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P.A. Munchs hus: Seminar room 3

In this guest lecture, Kathryn Dyt from the Institute of Historical Research in London will give a talk on weather rituals performed by the nineteenth-century Vietnamese court as a way to regulate rainfall and other natural events. 

Time and place: Jan. 9, 2020 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P.A. Munchs hus: Seminarrom 10

In this guest lecture, Fynn Holm from the University of Zurich will give a historical perspective and comparison of the environmental knowledge of anti-whaling movements in Japan and Norway. 

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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.

Time and place: May 23, 2019 12:15 PM1:15 PM, P.A. Munchs hus, seminarrom 10

Whales of Power is happy to announce the guest lecture "Re-Conceptualizing the South China Sea" by Dr. Edyta Roszko (Chr. Michelsen Institute, Bergen). The lecture is organised in collaboration with East Asian Lunch Seminars, IKOS, University of Oslo.