Research events

Upcoming

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Time and place: Jan. 31, 2022 12:15 PM3:00 PM, Zoom

Master in Visual Anthropology Gudrun Rudningen at the Department of Social Anthropology will be defending her thesis: Never-ending Now: Practices of News Work in Digital Transition

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Time and place: Feb. 8, 2022 3:00 PM5:00 PM, Zoom

The Ports speaker series features Martin Danyluk, assistant professor of geography at the University of Nottingham.

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Time and place: Feb. 9, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Gullhaug torg 1/Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Tess Lea, professor at the Department of Gender and Cultural Studies at the University of Sydney

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Time and place: Feb. 10, 2022 4:00 PM6:00 PM, ZOOM

Labour and living conditions in the cut flower industry at Lake Naivasha, Kenya.

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Time and place: Mar. 9, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Gullhaug torg 1/Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Brit Ross Winthereik, Head of the Center for Digital Welfare at the IT University of Copenhagen. 

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Time and place: Mar. 10, 2022 4:15 PM6:00 PM, ZOOM

On the Edges of Whiteness. Polish Refugees in British Colonial Africa during and after the Second World War

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Time and place: Mar. 16, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Gullhaug torg 1/Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Kenneth Bo Nielsen, Associate Professor at the Department of Social Anthropology.

Time and place: Mar. 23, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Gullhaug torg 1/Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features May-Britt Öhmann, Researcher at the Centre for Multidisciplinary Studies on Racism at Uppsala University.

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Time and place: Apr. 6, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Gullhaug torg 1/Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features John Postill, Vice-Chancellor Senior Research Fellow in the School of Media and Communications, aligned to the Global Cities Research Institute.

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Time and place: Apr. 28, 2022 4:00 PM6:00 PM, probably only ZOOM

Activists Ignoring the Needs of Ordinary Citizens:  Web-Based Citizen Participation in Conserving Urban Protected Areas in Nairobi, Kenya

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Time and place: May 11, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Gullhaug torg 1/Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Sarah Green, professor in Social and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Helsinki.

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Time and place: May 11, 2022 4:15 PM6:00 PM, ZOOM

African Encounters with Modernity and Development - Agriculture and Industrialisation in Southern Africa

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Time and place: May 25, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Gullhaug torg 1/Zoom

In collaboration with the Ports Speaker Series, the Departmental Seminar Series features Ashley Carse, Assistant Professor at The Department of Human and Organizational Development at Vanderbilt University.

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Time and place: June 7, 2022, Zoom

The Ports speaker series features Sharryn Kasmir, professor of anthropology at Hofstra University.

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Time and place: June 8, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Gullhaug torg 1/Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features William Mazarella, Professor of Anthropology at the University of Chicago.

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Time and place: June 16, 2022 4:00 PM6:00 PM, probably only ZOOM

On the Statecraft of Extraction and the Recuperation of Sovereignty in the Democratic Republic of Congo

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Time and place: Jan. 26, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Ilana Gershon, Ruth N. Hall Professor of Anthropology at Indiana University.

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Time and place: Jan. 13, 2022 4:15 PM6:15 PM, ZOOM

Fighting and fearing the Other: Notes for an anthropology of nefarious systems 

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Time and place: Dec. 7, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, Zoom

The Ports speaker series features Jatin Dua, associate professor of anthropology at the University of Michigan.

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Time and place: Dec. 2, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, ZOOM

Radio, mobility, and migration. A view from Kayes, Mali.

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Time and place: Dec. 1, 2021 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Meeting room 512/Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Karin Ahlberg, Senior Lecturer at the Department of Social Anthropology at the University of Oslo.

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Time and place: Nov. 17, 2021 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Meeting room 512/Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Inga-Britt Krause, Consultant Systemic Psychotherapist & Training & Development Consultant at The Tavistock & Portman NHS Foundation Trust.

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Time and place: Nov. 11, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, ZOOM

Postcolonial Psychiatry and Memory Work in a West African Clinic.

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Time and place: Nov. 3, 2021 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Radisson Blu hotel Nydalen/Zoom

The Departmental Seminar Series features Elisabeth Schober, Assistant professor at the department of social anthropology at the University of Oslo.

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Time and place: Oct. 28, 2021 4:00 PM6:00 PM, ZOOM

Claiming the territory – and retreating. The Bong Mining project and its histories.