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Time and place: Nov. 28, 2018 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, University of Oslo, Harriet Holters hus, room 120

This seminar is for members of the Network for young researchers on extremism - NEXT.

Time and place: Nov. 29, 2018 9:00 AM - Nov. 30, 2018 4:30 PM, University of Oslo

Welcome to the 2nd Nordic Conference on research on violent extremism. Conference Registration is now open!


Registration  Key Note Speakers

Panels  Time schedule

Best paper - new deadline November 20


Group of people carrying the body in a burial march.
Time and place: Dec. 10, 2018 12:30 PM - 4:00 PM, Oslo Metropolitan University, Pilestredet 46: Athene 2

The seminar will discuss three recently published books which deal with challenging questions of identity and belonging, as well as terrorism.


Time and place: Oct. 18, 2018 9:15 AM - 11:00 AM, Room, 847, Eilert Sundt Building, University of Oslo

Following decades of division, leading parties from the populist radical right are now co-operating at the European level to push their key policies and oppose the EU.

Time and place: Sep. 4, 2018 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM, Kulturhuset, Youngsgate 6, Oslo

Welcome to a lecture by professor Rogers Brubaker from University of California, Los Angeles. The lecture is followed by a panel debate.

Time and place: June 25, 2018 9:15 AM - June 29, 2018 3:30 PM, Scuola Normale Superiore in Florence, Italy

The ECPR Standing Group on Extremism & Democracy, the Centre for Research on Extremism (C-REX), and the Centre on Social Movement Studies (COSMOS) invite applications for the upcoming Summer School on ‘Concepts and Methods for Research on Far-Right Politics’, which will be held at the Scuola Normale Superiore in Florence, Italy, from Monday 25 to Friday 29 June 2018.

Time and place: May 14, 2018 1:00 PM - May 15, 2018 4:00 PM, Undervisningsrom 1, Georg Sverdrups house, University of Oslo

This two-day workshop aims to bring together distinguished scholars from different scholarly fields to examine the various intersections of gender in extremist movements. Our aim is to better understand how notions of gender identities, values, norms and behaviours frame views and ideologies. We aim to examine the roles of men and women alike, and the extent to which gendered norms and values become an axis for differing political identifications, and outcomes.

Time and place: May 14, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Auditorium 1, Eilert Sundts Building, University of Oslo

Professor Kathleen Blee and professor Michael Kimmel lectures on the relations between Gender and Extremism.

Time and place: May 13, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, HL-senteret, Villa Grande, Huk Aveny 56

Professor Cynthia Miller-Idriss, American University Washington, presents how extremism is going mainstream through clothing brands laced with racist and nationalist symbols.

Time and place: Apr. 26, 2018 9:15 AM - Apr. 27, 2018 4:00 PM, University of Oslo, Tøyen Hovedgård

- Responding to the Gendered Dimensions of Disengagement, Rehabilitation and Reintegration

A Global Solutions Exchange (GSX) Workshop

Hosts: International Civil Society Action Network (ICAN), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) and the Center for Research on Extremism (C-REX) at the University of Oslo.

Time and place: Apr. 17, 2018 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM, Eilert Sundts house, Room 830
Time and place: Apr. 5, 2018 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM, Sophus Bugges hus: Seminarrom 2

Researcher and lecturer Chris Holmsted Larsen, Ph.D., Department of Communication and Arts, Roskilde University, Denmark, presents the results from his latest report on the extreme right in Denmark

Time and place: Mar. 7, 2018 2:00 PM - 3:15 PM, Auditorium 6, Eilert Sundts hus

In June 2016, the United Kingdom shocked the world by voting to leave the European Union. In this talk, Professor Matthew J. Goodwin will set out the key findings of his book, Brexit: Why Britain Voted to Leave the European Union, published by Cambridge University Press

Time and place: Feb. 12, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, Sophus Bugges hus: Seminarrom 2 (130)

Professor Sveinung Sandberg, Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, presents his research in his project Radicalization and Resistance

Time and place: Feb. 9, 2018 9:15 AM - 10:30 AM, Eilert Sundts hus, A-blokka: Auditorium 2

Professor David Jacobson presents findings of his research.

Time and place: Nov. 23, 2017 9:15 AM - 11:00 AM, Room 120, Harriet Holter Building

Lecture by Joel Busher, Coventry University

Time and place: Nov. 20, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Auditorium 5, EIlert Sundts Building

Andrea Rinaldi, University of Bergen, presents the political legacies of Ezra Pound.

Time and place: Oct. 18, 2017 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO)

This workshop will map and analyse the relationship between ethics and extremism in public representations of extremism and in political efforts to fight it.

Time and place: Sep. 13, 2017 9:15 AM - 10:30 AM, Seminar Room 3, Sophus Bugge Building

Academic Lecture by Dr. Ori Goldberg, The International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT).

Time and place: Sep. 11, 2017 12:00 PM - Sep. 12, 2017 4:00 PM, Main Library, Georg Sverdrups hus, stort møterom (2nd floor)
Time and place: Sep. 11, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Seminar Room 1, Sophus Bugge Building

Academic lecture by Kathleen Moore, Professor in Religious Studies at University of Santa Barbara

Time and place: Aug. 28, 2017 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, 12th floor, Niels Treschows Hus

This talk will cover the history of reactionary movements in the US.

Time and place: Aug. 24, 2017 10:15 AM - 11:30 AM, Auditorium 3, Eilert Sundt House

In this presentation, Christopher Parker, University of Washington, outlines an ongoing book project.

Time and place: May 11, 2017 2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Room 830, Department of Political Science, Faculty of Social Sciences

Professor Oliver Decker, University of Leipzig, presents the findings from a recent German "Mitte" survey from 2016.

Time and place: Apr. 4, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:30 PM, Sophus Bugge Building: Seminarrom 4 (125)

Based upon a unique dataset of 111 lone actors that catalogues the life span of the individual’s development, Dr. Paul Gills talk contains important insights into what an analysis of their behaviours might imply for practical interventions aimed at disrupting or even preventing attacks. It adopts insights and methodologies from criminology and forensic psychology to provide a holistic analysis of the behavioural underpinnings of lone-actor terrorism.