February 12 at 6:15 PM – 7:30 PM
The Lives of the Arctic Communities
This lecture will introduce listeners to the Arctic and how its communities are affected by climate change. The presentation will also discuss the fight to protect indigenous rights throughout the region.
February 13 at 12:45 PM – 1:00 PM
Love Data Week: On altmetrics
Have a cup of coffee and listen to Daniel Wadskog, bibliometrician at Uppsala university library, who will talk about altmetrics and how it can be useful for researchers.
February 13 at 6:15 PM – 8:00 PM
Public Lectures in Geography and Anthropology
Svenska sällskapet för antropologi och geografi invites to public lectures in anthropology and geography with Dr. Silke Reeploeg (Karlstad University), and Dr. Susann Baez Ullberg (Uppsala University).
February 14 at 12:45 PM – 1:00 PM
Love Data Week: Open access to research data and datasets in DiVA
Have a cup of coffee and listen to Christer Lagvik från the Electronic Publishing Centre, Uppsala university library, who will talk about open access to research data and how to publish data sets in DiVA.
February 27 at 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
This spring Professor Peter Wallensteen and Lecturer Daniel Ogden will continue their popular Philosophy Tea talks.
February 27 at 3:15 PM – 5:00 PM
Seminar "Isolation or Rationalisation? Economic Policy under the Latvian National Communists, 1956–1959"
with Dr. Michael Loader (IRES)
March 6 at 3:15 PM – 5:00 PM
Instruments of Science, Tools of Occultism: On Photography, Auras, and the Study of Religion and Technology
March 8 at 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM
XVIth Annual Lecture in Honour of Hugo Valentin
THE SIXTEENTH HUGO VALENTIN LECTURE will be given by Professor Stathis N. Kalyvas from the University of Oxford. Kalyvas is a political scientist and internationally leading scholar in the field of ”civil war studies”.
March 16 at 9:15 AM – 11:00 AM
Distinguished Lecture by Professor Nick Couldry
The Mediated Construction of Reality
March 16 at 1:15 PM – 3:00 PM
Seminar with Professor Nick Couldry
The Mediated Construction of Reality – a seminar/panel debate with Nick Couldry and senior faculty from several departments at Uppsala University.
March 20 at 2:15 PM – 4:00 PM
Subjectivity in Gao Xingjian’s Paintings
In this lecture, Gao’s paintings will be examined alongside his novels in an attempt to probe the inner depths of the mind.
March 21 at 12:15 PM – 1:00 PM
Statistiken och verkligheten
A lecture on new statistic tools and methods. The lecture will be held in Swedish.
May 16 at 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Academic Publishing in the 21st Century: Markets and Technology, Survival and Change
An eye-opening lecture on academic publishing in the 21st century (covering the state of the market for scholarly publications, online publishing, open access and more) with opportunities for questions and discussion.
May 17 at 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Digital Humanities: Past Accomplishments, Future Directions
To honor and celebrate the contributions of Professor Hayles to the fields of literature and digital humanities, the Faculty of Languages takes great pleasure in announcing a one-day symposium on Thursday, 17 May 2018, in Humanistiska teatern, Engelska parken. The invited talks and presentations will be followed by a reception.