March 28 at 3:15 PM – 5:00 PM
Nationalist Frenemies? Russian Ethnonationalists' Critique of Eurasianists
The presentation will explore how the issue of Russian identity is being contested in the debates involving Russian ethnic nationalists and Eurasianists focusing primarily on the ethnic nationalists’ critique of Eurasianism as well as on their efforts to craft a “true” Russian nationalism.
March 29 at 5:15 PM – 6:30 PM
Roundtable Gender, Violence and Politics Pushing Women Out.
Invitation to a roundtable on the topic "Gender, Violence and Politics: Pushing Women Out".
Is backlash to women's political participation rising? Do we see a new form of political violence? What role does social media play? What can policymakers do?
April 4 at 10:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Juristic Practice as an Act of Experience
Uppsala Forum on Democracy, Peace and Justice and the Department of Law (Uppsala University) kindly invite you to a guest lecture titled “Juristic Practice as an Act of Experience” with Uppsala Forum visiting fellow Luca Siliquini-Cinelli, Senior Lecturer, Department of Law, Liverpool Hope University, UK.
April 5 at 6:15 PM – 8:00 PM
This seminar is a collaboration between the Queerseminariet at Uppsala university and the research node Science, validation, partial perspectives: knowledge production beyond the norms. The seminar is held in English.
April 6 at 1:15 PM – April 7 at 4:00 PM
Symposium: Power and the Chthulucene
Power and the Chthulucene:
Humanimal discussions at the intersections of gender, sexuality, ability, and race
May 1 at 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
The Linnaean garden season begins
Café Victoria, Linnaeus’ Hammarby, and the Linnaeus Garden with the professor’s house open for the season. The Theresa Rooth art exhibition opens at Linnaeus Hammarby.
May 5 at 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Intermedia Ulysses-A Half-Day Symposium
A revolution in the novel, James Joyce’s (1922) continues to provoke and inspire readers almost a hundred years after its publication. In this half-day symposium, four Modernism specialists will explore the particular importance of media and mediation for arguably the most influential literary work of the twentieth century.
May 11 at 9:00 AM – May 12 at 5:00 PM
Multiple Healths: Pasts, presents and futures of biomedicine and wellbeing in/with Africa
A two-day international symposium organised by Forum for Africa Studies at Uppsala University 11-12 May 2017.
May 11 at 1:15 PM – 3:00 PM
Desiring-machines: Animals as affective investments in education.
October 26 – October 28
Is economic inequality also a literary problem? An international conference on culture, society and economy
To call economic inequality a ‘problem’ is probably to say too little about it. Equality is not just a function of modern life, which may fail to work under certain conditions. Equality is a horizon of expectation. What then makes advanced contemporary society, especially in nations like the US and UK, so economically unequal?