Research events

Upcoming events

Time and place: Mar. 6, 2019 9:15 AM - 12:00 PM, 12th floor Niels Treschow Building (big meeting room at the end of the corridor)

Guidelines - monograph or article-based thesis

Please sign up here by the end of 20 February

For those who sign up to present, the deadline for submitting texts is on the same date. Please send your texts to Tina Skouen, who will circulate them among the participants: tina.skouen@ilos.uio.no

Note: We have a maximum of 4 Presenters for each seminar. Before you sign up, please check the current status and/or who has signed up for what. Usually, we need more people to register as Commentators - please volunteer!

Time and place: Mar. 11, 2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, P. A. Munchs hus (PAM) 389, 3rd floor, end of hallway

Guidelines - monograph or article-based thesis

Please sign up here by the end of 4 March 2019

For those who sign up to present, the deadline for submitting texts is also 6 November. Please send your texts to Ljiljana Saric, who will circulate them among the participants.

Note: We have a maximum of 4 Presenters for each seminar. Before you sign up, please check the current status and/or who has signed up for what. Usually, we need more people to register as Commentators – please volunteer!

Time and place: Mar. 20, 2019 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, 12th floor Niels Treschows Hus (big meeting room at the end of the corridor)

Academic writing in English with Gjertrud Stenbrenden (ILOS). For PhD fellows at ILOS, ILN and Ibsen. Four seminars (20 Febr, 20 March, 10 Apr, 15 May) - different topic each time! No need to sign up in advance. For more information, contact: tina.skouen@ilos.uio.no or gjertrud.stenbrenden@ilos.uio.no

20 March: Recognising other voices

  • how to present secondary literature
  • how to paraphrase, quote, refer to
  • styles of referencing
  • punctuation
Wolfgang Müller-Funk and Kathryn M. Lachman
Time and place: Apr. 4, 2019 - Apr. 5, 2019, 12th floor Niels Treschow's Hus (big meeting room at the end of the corridor)

A PhD seminar examining the rhythms of border-crossings in cultural and literary forms at the University of Oslo, 4-5 April 2019, with guests Kathryn M. Lachman and Wolfgang Müller-Funk.

With Bruce Barnhart, Assoc. Professor, ILOS, and Johan Schimanski, Professor, ILOS

Please sign up here by Thursday 21 February 2019

Map of Lisbon showing density of retailing and services as mentioned in literary sources
Time and place: Apr. 9, 2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM, PAM 11

Based on projects developed in recent years, at the NOVA University of Lisbon, on literary landscapes and urban history, using digital tools, namely geographic information systems, Daniel Alves will discuss the concepts of "close reading" and "distant reading".