Guest lectures and seminars


A portrait of Stefan Collini.
Time and place: Sep. 21, 2022 4:15 PM5:45 PM, HF-12, Niels Treschows hus

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

Portraits, left to right: Stefan Collini, Mathilde Skoie, Christian Benne, Karin Kukkonen, Bruno Laeng and Sarah Bro Trasmundi.
Time and place: Sep. 21, 2022 1:15 PM3:45 PM, HF-12

What is the role of literary studies in interdisciplinary research contexts? LCE invites you to a panel discussion in connection with this year's Annual Lecture.

Portrett av Terence Cave
Time and place: Sep. 1, 2022 4:15 PM5:00 PM, Auditorium 3, Sophus Bugges hus

The University of Oslo appoints Professor Emeritus Terence Cave as Doctor Honoris Causa. His guest lecture centers on literary artefacts.

Lisa Zunshine
Time and place: June 13, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, P.A. Munch, room 360

In a lecture titled "Mindreading: Cognitive Theory and Cultural Practice" Lisa Zunshine explores how the values of our communities affect our reading of minds in literature.

Several lusophone writers of the period 1840-1919
Time and place: May 13, 2019 5:00 PM8:00 PM, PAM 4

Under the scope of the ongoing COST action "Distant Reading for European Literary History", João Marques Lopes will discuss literary historical concepts such as romanticism, realism, naturalism, symbolism and modernism in the Portuguese and Brazilian literary field during the 19th century and the first decades of the 20th century. (This lecture will be in Portuguese.)