Religionsfriheten styrker LHBT-rettigheter
23. juni 2020 12:01
Religionsfriheten gjelder like sterkt for lesbiske, homofile og transpersoner som for alle andre, sier Dag Øistein Endsjø.
Science fiction om framtida kan gi svar om dagens kriser
7. apr. 2020 13:03
Pandemier, overvåkingssamfunn og klimakatastrofer er populære temaer i science fiction. Fortellingene kan inspirere kreative løsninger på nåtidens utfordringer, mener Bodhisattva Chattopadhyay.
22. sep. 2020 18:00
Hvordan hjernen finner hvile i litteratur, meditasjon og hverdagsliv.
WEBINAR: Flying Carpets - Johan Galtung´s Untimely Visions from 1965. Environmental Lunchtime Discussion
23. sep. 2020 12:15
In 1965 Johan Galtung upset Norway´s architectural scene by envisioning a future society residing in a network of cybernetic cities governed by genetically modified elites. In those cities, the citizens would enjoy a life-long education in virtual spaces, shape their lives according to their personal wishes and move around on flying carpets.
Information meeting: Honours Certificate in Environmental Humanities and Sciences
23. sep. 2020 14:00
Do you want to better understand the environmental and climatic crisis, work accross diciplines, experience Place-Based Learning and communicate environmental research to a broader audience?
WEBINAR: Infowhelm. Reading Group
28. sep. 2020 15:00
How does information - data - feature in art and media on climate change? We are reading Heather Houser's Infowhelm to find out.
WEBINAR: Waste Collection and Circular Economy in Oslo. Environmental Lunchtime Discussion
30. sep. 2020 12:15
An introduction to the system for waste management, including a local example of resources in a closed loop; your food waste.
WEBINAR: CoFUTURES: Pathways to Possible Presents. Environmental Lunchtime Discussion
7. okt. 2020 12:15
What can future fictions tell us about how we live and exist in the present? What can they tell us about how we may live and exist in the present?
WEBINAR: Vital Decomposition: Soil Practitioners and Life Politics. Environmental Humanities Lecture
8. okt. 2020 16:15
How does attention to and stewardship of soils point to alternative frameworks for living and dying? UPenn professor Kristina Lyons explores the way life strives to flourish in the face of violence, criminalization, and poisoning produced by militarized, growth-oriented development.
IKOS PhD Mid-term evaluation: "Pilgrimage matters"
22. okt. 2020 15:00
We want to invite you to an open evaluation with our PhD-fellow in Cultural History Hannah Kristine Lunde. To comment on the candidates work, we have invited Professor Simon Coleman from the University of Toronto, Canada
WEBINAR: Sustainable and Animal Friendly Food. Environmental Lunchtime Discussions
11. nov. 2020 12:15
Sustainable food is on the agenda of the UN, nations, corporations and an increasing number of consumers. Intensive production of meat, fish, eggs and dairy has severe implications for billions of animals worldwide. Does sustainability include animal welfare? How can modern food production become more animal friendly?
WEBINAR: Volcanic Eruptions and Their Impacts on Viking Society - Environmental Lunchtime Discussion
18. nov. 2020 12:15
AD 536 and 540 are important years in European history, and marks the advent of a series of documented environmental changes that affected societies throughout Europe in various ways. Sudden and severe climate deterioration led to vast crop failure and was followed by plague in the following decades and centuries (up to ca. AD 750?). How did this affect Scandinavian societies? Let's find out!
WEBINAR: Using History as a Lever to Boost Meat Consumption in Norway. Environmental Lunchtime Discussion
25. nov. 2020 12:15
How come western countries consume more meat than ever despite of its negative impacts? Agronomist, ethnologist and cultural historian, Karen Lykke Syse, talks about how meat consumption in Norway is being justified by history and culture.
WEBINAR: "Surveillance Capitalism"; Nature; Acoustics; Conservation; Scientific Ethics. Environmental Lunchtime Discussion
2. des. 2020 12:15
This talk considers the intensive research and emergent policy regimes that have cohered in the last 15 years around bioacoustics, e.g. the scientific study of animal sounds.
Parallel Ecologies: A Symposium on Art, Media and Environments
4. juni 2021 10:15
This event has been postponed to June 2021 due to COVID-19. Date to be announced.
With Ina Blom, Synne Tollerud Bull, Jennifer Gabrys, Stefanie Hessler, Ursula Münster, and Susanne M. Winterling. Registration is required.