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Guest lectures and seminars

Upcoming 5 days

today May
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Time and place: May 26, 2020 4:15 PM5:30 PM, Online: Zoom

For Muslims the ummah is arguably more powerful than Western liberalism because it taps into Muslims' universalist identity as both individual and part of a collective, a broader community beyond nations and time.

27 May
Time and place: May 27, 2020 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus Undervisningsrom 1

Terrence W. Deacon is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. 

28 May
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Time and place: May 28, 2020 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Georg Morgenstiernes hus

We are very pleased to announce that Karen Margrethe Nielsen, Associate Professor of Philosophy at the University of Oxford, will deliver a talk for Filosofisk seminar this semester. The seminar is open for everyone, and will be followed by an informal reception.

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Time and place: May 28, 2020 2:30 PM3:45 PM, Zoom webinar

Department webinar. Alessandro Lizzeri is a Professor at NYU Stern.

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Time: May 28, 2020 4:00 PM5:00 PM

When a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine is developed, will it be a “peoples vaccine” produced in time and scale, affordably priced, and available for all countries and all people?

Further upcoming events

Daniel Dennett
Time and place: June 2, 2020 3:30 PM6:00 PM, Auditorium 1, Georg Sverdrups hus, University of Oslo
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Time and place: June 3, 2020 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus Auditorium 2

Robert A. Aronowitz is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. Aronowitz is the Walter H. and Leonore C. Annenberg Professor in the Social Sciences and chair, History and Sociology of Science, at the University of Pennsylvania. His main areas of research are the history of 20th century disease, epidemiology, and population health.

The seminar is open for everyone!

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Time and place: June 10, 2020 2:15 PM3:30 PM, Georg Sverdrups hus Undervisningsrom 1

Dr. Samuel Kelton Roberts, Jr., is visiting the Science Studies Colloquium Series. Roberts is Director of Columbia University’s Institute for Research in African American Studies (IRAAS), Associate Professor of History and Associate Professor of Sociomedical Sciences. He writes, teaches, and lectures widely on African-American history, medical and public health history, urban history, issues of policing and criminal justice, and the history of social movements.

The seminar is open for everyone!

Time and place: June 11, 2020 8:30 AM5:00 PM, Professorboligen, Universitetet i Oslo

At the 2020 Asianet conference, we focus on the Asian sustainability challenge.

Time and place: Sep. 2, 2020 2:15 PM3:30 PM, TBA