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 20 at 3:15 PM – 5:00 PM
Panel discussion "Uzbekistan After Karimov: A Turning Point?"
The roundtable will feature four panelists with first-hand knowledge of Uzbekistan. The forum will discuss institutional transformations in Uzbekistan, economic development in the country, prospects for democracy and civil society, and (in)adequacy of the knowledge and understanding of the country in the West.
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.
March 22 at 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Why Write in Irish?
Irish novelist, poet and short-story writer Éilís Ní Dhuibhne speaks about the processes, challenges, opportunities and inspirations of being a bilingual author, publishing in two languages, and some of her own Irish works.
April 10 at 4:15 PM – 5:00 PM
The 2018 Fulbright Lecture
Lecture title: Ironclad Icon: Remembering John Ericsson in Sweden and America
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.
May 19 at 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
A Linnaean Garden Party
Time travel to the 18th century, hear the rustle of silk skirts, see silver shoe buckles glisten, and sample artisan foods. Find rare plants and seeds for your garden and pick up advice on how to grow them. Learn more about Linnaeus. Meet scientists, experiment, and learn more about Linnaean science. Guided tour in English at 11.30 and 14.30.