Islamistene var avgjørende for Den arabiske våren. Nå stemples de som terrorister
24. feb. 2020 11:02
Bokaktuelle Bjørn Olav Utvik kritiserer Vesten for ikke å bry seg når opposisjonelle blir undertrykt i Midtøsten.
Frykten for klimaendringer speiles i kulturen
18. feb. 2020 13:43
Kunst og litteratur gir oss innsikt i hvordan mennesker forholder seg til klimakrisa. Med det kan vi bedre forstå veien til handling, mener forskere.
Virtual Event: The ‘Palaeoenvironmental Humanities’. Understanding and Writing About Deep Environmental History. Environmental Lunchtime Discussion
22. apr. 2020 12:15
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.
Workshop: Teaching Across Disciplines in the Anthropocene
23. apr. 2020 15:00
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.
Natural Law Theory and Rights-based Law in al-Tabari's (d. 310/923) madhhab jariri: Implications for Social Contract
24. apr. 2020 10:15
A seminar with Professor Ulrika Mårtensson, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU).
Free admission and open to all.
IKOS PhD seminar: New Directions in Environmental Humanities
29. apr. 2020 09:15
In this seminar we have invited Dr. Michelle Bastian from The University of Edinburgh to discuss recent developments in the field of Environmental Humanities.
Virtual Event: Environing Global Infrastructure Locally: China’s “Green” Development in Southeast Asia. Environmental Lunchtime Discussion
29. apr. 2020 12:15
How to understand China's global investments abroad in an environmental context, and the planetary, world-making nature of global building projects? Alessandro Rippa talks on what the environmental humanities can bring to this field.
CANCELLED. The Terror of Soil. Environmental Humanities Lecture
30. apr. 2020 10:15
CANCELLED. We hope to bring Libby Robin back at another time in the future.
How does soil intersect with global justice, conservation ideals and changing environmental sensibilities? Environmental historian and museum curator Libby Robin talks about soil in local and global perspectives, in light of the current Australian summer.
IKOS PhD seminar: How to do social science as a humanities scholar
12. mai 2020 10:00
- A theoretical and methodological toolbox
Workshop: Unworlding and Reworlding. Extinction, Extraction, Emergence
9. aug. 2020 09:00
This workshop aims to re-story processes of extinction, extraction, and emergence in multispecies worlds.
Military Snails: Conservation and Colonization in Hawai‘i. Environmental Humanities Lecture
13. aug. 2020 15:00
What happens when actors with different interests claims access to the same natural and cultural site? OSEH professor II Thom van Dooren explores some of the complexities of conservation in the context of deep histories and ongoing realities of colonization and militarization.
UiO:Energy – Then, Now and in the Future. Environmental Lunchtime Discussion
2. sep. 2020 12:15
What role does energy play in fighting climate change and achieving more sustainable societies? Vebjørn Bakken, theoretical chemist and director of UiO:Energy, presents the work of UiO:Energy, its interdisciplinary approach, and why there is a need for such an initiative.