Previous events

Ipad, pencils and scrabble letters on a table
Time and place: Dec. 2, 2020 9:15 AM11:00 AM, Online by invitation in zoom

The thesis seminar is a compulsory component of the PhD programme. Organized by Professor Tina Skouen, ILOS.

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Time and place: Nov. 18, 2020 3:00 PM5:00 PM, virtual meeting (Zoom)

Englicious, a resource for teaching English grammar, is an example of how academics might reach out beyond the universtiy. Guest talk by Professor Bas Aarts (University College London)

Residential area in Ukraine
Time and place: Nov. 13, 2020 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Auditorium 3, Helga Engs hus

A project studying identity and political reform in Ukraine. 

Woman holding a presentation for a group of students
Time and place: Nov. 11, 2020 9:00 AMNov. 12, 2020 12:00 PM, Zoom

2-day online workshop with Dr. Kerstin Fritsches on how to succeed in developing your preferred career within or beyond academia.

Some books. Karina van Dalen-Oskam.
Time and place: Nov. 2, 2020 3:15 PM, ZOOM

How do novels’ textual features shape readers' perceptions of literary value? Professor Karina van Dalen-Oskam will present her innovative research on perceptions of literary quality in this open lecture.

 World map, orange background, black continent
Time and place: Oct. 29, 2020 9:15 AM12:00 PM, Zoom

Thesis seminar in area studies organized by Professor Ljiljana Saric at ILOS. The thesis seminar is a compulsory component of the PhD programme. 

Ipad, pencils and scrabble letters on a table
Time and place: Oct. 28, 2020 9:15 AM12:00 PM, Online in Teams

The thesis seminar is a compulsory component of the PhD programme. Organized by Professor Tina Skouen, ILOS.

Photo of neuroscientist Kris De Meyer giving a talk.
Time and place: Oct. 8, 2020 10:15 AM2:00 PM, Online, with approx 45 mins of breaks

Cross-disciplinary workshop on how to identify and overcome polarised views in different research areas and society at large. With Dr. Kris De Meyer (UK). NOTE: Due to high demand, participants will be divided into two groups, one meeting 7 Oct and the other 8 Oct.

Photo of neuroscientist Kris De Meyer giving a talk.
Time and place: Oct. 7, 2020 10:15 AM2:00 PM, Online, with approx 45 mins of breaks

Cross-disciplinary workshop on how to identify and overcome polarised views in different research areas and society at large. With Dr. Kris De Meyer (UK). NOTE: Due to high demand, participants will be divided into two groups, one meeting 7 Oct and the other 8 Oct.

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Time and place: Sep. 25, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Auditorium 2, Sophus Bugges hus

Senior Fellow Håvard Bækken (Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies) will give a talk about the increasing military exposure in the Russian civil society since the late 1990s.

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Time and place: Sep. 23, 2020 3:15 PM4:00 PM, Scene HumSam - Ground floor of the library in Georg Sverdrups hus

In late February 1793, a report landed on the desk of Daniel Hailes, the British diplomatic representative in Copenhagen, stating that a French privateer had been sighted off the Southern-Norwegian coastal town of Mandal. This was the start of what would become a long-lasting debate between Great Britain on the one hand, and the dual-monarchy of Denmark-Norway on the other. 

Illustration of person with closed eyes.
Time and place: Sep. 16, 2020 7:00 PM8:00 PM, The House of Literature

We know that literature affects us – but how? Literature, Cognition and Emotions (LCE) hosts a talk with author Gunnhild Øyehaug.

Scrabble game
Time and place: June 3, 2020 9:15 AM11:00 AM, Online in Teams

The thesis seminar is a compulsory component of the PhD programme. Organized by Professor Tina Skouen, ILOS. To register, please send an email to tina.skouen@ilos.uio.no. Submission deadline: 20 May.

 

Scrabble game
Time and place: May 20, 2020 9:15 AM12:00 PM, Online in Teams

The thesis seminar is a compulsory component of the PhD programme. Organized by Professor Tina Skouen, ILOS. Please use the registration button below, we will organize more meetings by demand. All registered participants will be contacted by email.

Photo of Coliini
Time and place: May 4, 2020 2:00 PM4:00 PM, Aud 1, Georg Svedrups Hus

This year’s LCE Annual Lecture will be held by Stefan Collini.

Et gigantisk høyt tårn strekker seg mot himmelen. Lavt landskap rundt. Maleri. 
Time and place: Mar. 26, 2020 4:15 PM6:00 PM, P. A. Munchs hus, Seminar room 2

This event has been cancelled to prevent spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Guest lecture by Tim Machan from Notre Dame University, USA.

Notebooks on a table
Time and place: Mar. 25, 2020 9:15 AM12:00 PM, Online in Teams

The thesis seminar is a compulsory component of the PhD programme. Organized by Professor Tina Skouen, ILOS.

Children from the Russian Yunarmia
Time and place: Mar. 20, 2020 3:15 PM5:00 PM, Stort møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

This event has been cancelled to prevent spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Senior Fellow Håvard Bækken (Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies) will give a talk about the increasing military exposure in the Russian civil society since the late 1990s.

Film poster from the movie "Leviathan" (Russia, 2014)
Time and place: Feb. 19, 2020 4:00 PM6:30 PM, Auditorium 3, Sophus Bugges hus

Following the lectures of Alicja Curanović, we are kindly inviting all interested to a film screening of the award-winning Russian film "Leviathan".

Painting of a yellow castle with red flames all around.
Time and place: Feb. 12, 2020 10:15 AM12:00 PM, Seminar room 14, P.A. Munchs hus

We are very pleased to announce a guest lecture by Alicja Curanović, Assistant Professor at University of Warsaw. The lecture's title is "On a Mission to Save the World? Contemporary Messianism and Russia’s Foreign Policy".

An Orthodox priest and Russia's president Vladimir Putin
Time and place: Feb. 10, 2020 4:15 PM6:00 PM, HF-12, Niels Treschows hus

Alicja Curanović, Assistant Professor at University of Warsaw, will give a talk about the Russian Orthodox Church's increasingly prominent role in the Russian state diplomacy.

A Chukchi woman plays a traditional instrument.
Time and place: Jan. 31, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Stort møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

Associate Professor Audun Johannes Mørch will give a talk about indigenous Russian literature, based on the works of the Chukchi writer Yuri Rytkheu (1930-2008).

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Time and place: Dec. 16, 2019 4:15 PM6:00 PM, Stort møterom, Georg Sverdrups hus

Professor Catriona Kelly (University of Oxford) will give a talk about how the history of Leningrad and St. Petersburg has afflicted the identities of both the city and the people living there.

A poster from the movie "Toni Erdmann" (Germany, 2016).
Time and place: Dec. 11, 2019 6:00 PM9:00 PM, Auditorium 3, Sophus Bugges hus

We are kindly inviting all interested students and colleagues to the eighth film screening in the series of Post-Socialist Screenings at the Department of Literature, Area Studies and European Languages (ILOS) this autumn.

A poster from the movie "Cloud-Paradise" (Russia, 1990).
Time and place: Dec. 5, 2019 6:00 PM8:00 PM, Auditorium 3, Sophus Bugges hus

We are kindly inviting all interested students and colleagues to the seventh film screening in the series of Post-Socialist Screenings at the Department of Literature, Area Studies and European Languages (ILOS) this autumn.