The president of Iceland, Mr Gudni Th. Jóhannesson, will give an open lecture titled ”Are We Unique? The Need for Nationalism in the Age of Globalization” at 15.30-16.30, Thursday January 18th in the DeGeer hall in Geohuset. No pre-registration required, seats awarded according to first-come-first-served-principle.

Before assuming office, president Jóhannesson served as a professor of history at the University of Iceland. HM Majesty the king of Sweden will also be in attendance. Please make sure you are seated on time. Welcome!