May 30 at 3:15 PM – 5:00 PM
Trust in post-USSR societies: the role of institutional perception and social engagement
The aims of the presentation are: to outline the main theoretical approaches and findings in social capital studies about transitional post-socialist states, in particular Russia; to discuss how the analysis of such a context could benefit, in theoretical-methodological terms, from the general debate about synergic views and multiscale analyses of social capital accumulation dynamics.
May 31 at 3:15 PM – 5:00 PM
Transitional Justice in Sri Lanka – Issues, Challenges and Prospects
Join us for an Uppsala Forum guest lecture on the topic of “Transitional Justice in Sri Lanka – Issues, Challenges and Prospects” with Professor Ramu Manivannan, University of Madras in Chennai, India.
May 31 at 3:15 PM – 6:00 PM
Seminar- Curious Connections: On the relational and personal life significance of donating egg and sperm
Curious Connections: On the relational and personal life significance of donating egg and sperm.
June 8 – June 9
La reformulation: À la recherche d’une frontière
Institutionen för moderna språk vid Uppsala universitet, i samarbete med Uppsala Forum för Demokrati, Fred och Rättvisa, inbjuder till ett internationellt kollokvium på temat "La reformulation: À la recherche d’une frontière". Evenemanget hålls på franska.
June 11 at 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Dining with Linnaeus
Learn more about 18th century cooking and dining (in Swedish).
June 12 – June 13
The 3rd Uppsala Workshop on Qualitative Methods
You are kindly invited to attend the 3rd Uppsala Workshop on Qualitative Methods with Professor Carol Lee Bacchi, University of Adelaide, Australia. The workshop is organized by the Department of Government at Uppsala University in cooperation with Uppsala Forum on Democracy, Peace and Justice.
July 16 at 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Haymaking at Hammarby
Learn how to use a scythe and a rake. Listen to music and stories as you work. Buy old varieties of vegetables from the garden.
August 20 at 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Harvest Fair at Hammarby
Harvest and fair at Carl Linnaeus' country estate.
September 2 at 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Hops, Oats and Barley
It is harvest time at Carl Linnaeus' country estate!
September 14 – September 16
Lutheran Music Culture Conference 2017
This conference, hosted by the Department of Musicology at Uppsala University, Sweden on 14-16 September 2017, is intended to promote a contemporary assessment of this cultural trajectory, under the aegis of the phrase “Lutheran music culture”.
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?