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Time and place: Jan. 31, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Andreas Bandak, Assistant Professor in the Department of Cross-cultural and Regional Studies at the University of Copenhagen.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

Time and place: Feb. 21, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Anne Meneley, Professor at Department of Anthropology, Trent University, Canada.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

Time and place: Mar. 21, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Carolyn M. Rouse, Professor and Chair of the Department of Anthropology and the Director of the Program in African Studies at Princeton University, New Jersey, USA.

The seminar is followed by Informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

Time and place: Apr. 4, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Bodil Selmer, Associate Professor at Department of Anthropology, School of Culture and Society, Aarhus University.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

Time and place: Apr. 11, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Jenny White, Professor at  Institute for Turkish Studies, Stockholm University.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

Time and place: Apr. 18, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Paul Gilroy, Professor of American and English Literature, Kings College London.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

Time and place: May 2, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Kari Telle, Senior Researcher in the Centre on Law and Social Transformation, Chr. Michelsen Institute in Bergen.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

Time and place: May 23, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Heather Anne Paxson, William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Anthropology, MIT Anthropology Faculty, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

Time and place: June 6, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Mandana Limbert, Associate Professor at Department of Anthropology, Queens College, CUNY, New York.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

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Time and place: Jan. 17, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, sixth floor meeting room

Departmental Seminar Series features Webb Keane, George Herbert Mead Collegiate Professor, Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan.

The seminar is followed by informal gathering, at which refreshments are served. All are welcome!

Melissa Parker
Time and place: Dec. 6, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundts hus, 6th Floor, Room 648

Melissa Parker, from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, will give the talk: Uganda’s invisible children: Reintegration, rejection and disappearance after life with the Lord’s Resistance Army in northern Uganda.

The seminar is open to all, including bachelor and master students. No registration is required. After the seminar, drinks and snacks will be served in our lunchroom.

 

Time and place: Dec. 6, 2017 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Welcome to a departmental seminar featuring Dr Salma Siddique, Programme Director of Counselling and Psychotherapy, School of Education, University of Aberdeen.

The event is open to all, no registration required.

Time and place: Nov. 22, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Welcome to a departmental seminar featuring Daniel Miller, Professor of Anthropology at University College London.

After the seminar, coffee and snacks are served in our lunch room. The event is open to all, no registration required.

Atttention: The Faculty of Social Sciences has invited Professor Miller for the Autumn 2017 Eilert Sundt lecture on 21 November. 

Time and place: Nov. 21, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Aud 1, Eilert Sundts hus

Is our privacy threatened by social media? Are we losing the ability to concentrate? Daniel Miller is a Professor in Anthropology at the University College London (UCL) and will present the findings from his Project "Why We Post".

Time and place: Nov. 15, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Welcome to a departmental seminar featuring Matthew C. Gutmann, Director of Brown International Advanced Research Institutes, Brown University, US.

After the seminar, coffee and snacks are served in our lunch room. The event is open to all, no registration required.

Time and place: Oct. 25, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Welcome to a departmental seminar featuring Adam Douglas Evelyn Reed, Head of Department-Social Anthropology, University of St. Andrews, Scotland.

After the seminar, coffee and snacks are served in our lunch room. The event is open to all, no registration required.

Time and place: Oct. 18, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundts hus, 6th Floor, Room 648

Richard Dimba Kiaka, Research Associate of the Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology, Universität Hamburg, will deliver the lecture “Contesting the Elephant: Community-Based Conservation and Environmental Justice in Namibia”.

The seminar is open to all, including bachelor and master students. No registration is required. After the seminar, drinks and snacks will be served in our lunchroom.

Time and place: Oct. 11, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Welcome to a departmental seminar featuring Lotta Björklund Larsen, Research fellow at the Department for technology and social change, Linköping University.

After the seminar, coffee and snacks are served in our lunch room. The event is open to all, no registration required.

Time and place: Sep. 27, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Welcome to a departmental seminar featuring Don Kulick, Professor of Anthropology and Head of the Engaging Vulnerability research program, Uppsala University.

After the seminar, coffee and snacks are served in our lunch room. The event is open to all, no registration required.

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Welcome to a departmental seminar featuring Professor Ellen Hertz Werro, Anthropology Institute, University of Neuchatel, Switzerland.

After the seminar, coffee and snacks are served in our lunch room. The event is open to all, no registration required.

Time and place: Aug. 30, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundt's house, Sixth floor meeting room

Welcome to a departmental seminar featuring Post doctoral fellow Ainur Begim, Museum of Cultural History, University of Oslo. 

After the seminar, coffee and snacks are served in our lunch room. The event is open to all, no registration required.

Time and place: June 14, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Blindern, Eilert Sundts hus, møterom 6 etg

Welcome to the lecture: "Cruising the Kula 'ring': contemporary issues of reciprocity from the participants perspective", by Susanne Kühling, University of Regina, Canada.

After the seminar, coffee and snacks are served in our lunch room. The event is open to all, no registration required.

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Time and place: June 1, 2017 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM, House of Literature

The Conference will be streamed online.

What do you do when a global cooperation pollutes your hometown, while the owners live on a different continent? Who can you complain to when your job is moved to China?

The research project Overheating has studied local consequences of globalization. The closing conference will be on June 1.

There will also be an exhibition with pictures from the field work done by Overheatings researchers.

Jean Comaroff
Time and place: May 31, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Auditorium 3, Eilert Sundts hus

Welcome to a lecture by Jean and John Comaroff, Department of African and African American Studies at Harvard University. 

After the seminar, coffee and snacks are served in our lunch room. The event is open to all, no registration required.

Time and place: May 29, 2017 12:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Room 648, Eilert Sundts hus

This is a new initiative for a reading group for exchange across Masters, PhD's, Postdocs, Associate Professors and Professors working in Latin America.