Bodil Selmer "Inheritance and concepts of family in life and law in Denmark"
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!
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Bodil Selmer is Associate Professor in Anthropology and Ethnography at Aarhus University. She has specialized in legal anthropology, kinship studies and the recent cultural history of Denmark.
For several years, she has been involved in interdisciplinary research on inheritance and family law in the Nordic countries. Within this field, her main area of research is the significance of inherited valuables and things in relation to identity, kinship and social ties. She is the author of two books and has co-edited several volumes. Further information