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  • Stranded encyclopedia. Photo: Magnus Hjalmarsson, Uppsala University Library Stranded encyclopedias: encyclopedic dreams and practices, c. 1700–2000 2021-03-05 Welcome to an open international symposium on abandoned encyclopedias with presentations by fifteen scholars from several disciplines and countries. Free admission.
  • Dirk Gindt, professor i teatervetenskap, vid Institutionen för kultur och estetik. The creative collaboration between Giorgio Armani and Robert Wilson 2021-03-05 In a chapter for the new publication Staging Fashion: The Fashion Show and Its Spaces (Bloomsbury), professor of theater studies at Stockholm University Dirk Gindt and professor of art historiy John Potvin (Concordia University, Montreal), write about the the creative collaboration between Giorgio Armani and Robert Wilson.
  • Omlsaget till antologin Stranded Encyclopedias Exploring the unfinished encyclopedias 2021-03-05 Linn Holmberg, researcher in History of Ideas at the Department of Culture and Aesthetics, and Maria Simonsen (Lund University) are the editors of Stranded Encyclopedias, 1700–2000, a new anthology published by Palgrave Macmillan in the series ”New Directions in Book History”.
  • Large temporary increase in unemployment insurance optimal response to COVID-like recession 2021-03-03 New research from IIES Associate Professor, Kurt Mitman, and co-author, Assistant Professor Stanislav Rabinovich (UNC Chapel Hill) investigates whether, when and how to extend unemployment insurance (UI) in recessions.
  • LAGLOBE Student from second cohort at Studenthuset The LAGLOBE students arrive to Stockholm University 2021-03-03 The students of the Erasmus Joint Masters Degree Program (EJMDP), Latin American in a Global World (LAGLOBE), arrived to Stockholm to attend courses during spring 2021
  • Viktoria Fareld, docent och lektor i idéhistoria, Stockholms universitet. Foto: Sören Andersson. "Entangled memories of violence", new article by Victoria Fareld 2021-02-19 In a new article in the journal Memory Studies (16/2 2021), Victoria Fareld, associate professor in History of Ideas, Stockholm University, analyzes how the Austrian writer Jean Améry formulates his memories of the Holocaust in the contemporaneous situation of decolonisation.
  • Omslag, Keywords for Children´s Literature. The concept of Nostalgia in children's literature 2021-02-17 Literature Professor Boel Westin contributes to the second edition of the book Keywords for children's literature, with the article ”Nostalgia”.
  • Call for applications: funding of strategic investments 2021-02-16 The Board of Human Science invites applications for funding of strategic investments in research and research training. The deadline is March 16 2021.
  • Studie- och yrkesvägledning viktig för nyanländas integrering 2021-02-11 I ett pågående forskningsprojekt studeras studie- och yrkesvägledning för nyanlända ungdomar. Studien visar bland annat på vikten av samarbete mellan studie- och yrkesvägledare och lärare.
  • Centrum för barnkulturforskning: fyrtio år av fokus på barns röster 2021-02-09 Centrum för barnkulturforskning firar 40-årsjubileum med buller och bång. En gala i form av ett digitalt mingel uppmärksammar uppdraget att sprida barnkultur och barns röster.
  • Erika Theissen Walukiewicz Foto: Karin Sundkvist Erika Theissen Walukiewicz successfully defended her PhD thesis today 2021-02-23 Erika Theissen Walukiewicz successfully defended her PhD thesis 'Ethical Encounters' at Stockholm University on February 5.
  • Anders Hallengren, docent i litteraturvetenskap vid Institutionen för kultur och estetik. Ocean Bound Women in the 19th century 2021-02-04 This spring World Scientific Publishing will publish the book Ocean Bound Women (London och Singapore: WSPC, 2021), written by Anders Hallengren, associate professor in Literature at Stockholm university. The book presents unique materials from a sailor's coffin with hitherto unpublished materials from Swedish seafaring women from the 19th century.
  • Anna Källén, Institutionen för kultur och estetik. Seeking proof for Viking identity in DNA 2021-02-04 In a new study Anna Källén, Associate Professor and researcher in Heritage Studies at the Department of Culture and Aestetics and Daniel Strand, Uppsala University, have conducted interviews with fourteen persons who have taken DNA tests, and asked them about the desire to “be a Viking”. Did they see themselves as related to Vikings, to have a Viking heritage, or to be Vikings themselves? And which characteristics did they connect with their Viking identity?
  • Conversation in Portuguese 2021-02-04 Portuguese Conversation online for Portuguese students enrolled at Stockholm University
  • Ny ledning vid Humanvetenskapliga området 2021-01-15 Den 1 januari 2021 fick Humanvetenskapliga området ny ledning. Elisabet Wåghäll Nivre och Yvonne Svanström är valda som vicerektorer mandatperioden 2021-2023.
  • Geographical map showing the locations of the individuals sequenced in this study (orange, blue, and red). Genomes published elsewhere are shown as black. Ancient DNA analysis reveals Asian migration and plague 2021-01-08 Ancient DNA reveals a history of migrations, continuity, and diseases in northeastern Asia.
  • Nordic Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies 2020-12-18 The editorial team is proud to present the latest open-access articles published in Iberoamericana - Nordic Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
  • Brottslighet en av ojämlikhetens konsekvenser 2021-01-11 Sedan mitten av 1990-talet har flera länder i Västeuropa sett en minskande brottslighet – tvärtemot vad många föreställer sig. Men hur kan man förstå minskad brottslighet? Och hur skiljer sig utvecklingen för olika samhällsgrupper? Det studeras i ett forskningsprojekt.
  • Successful thesis defense for Magnus Åhl 2020-12-16 On Monday 14 December, IIES Graduate Student, Magnus Åhl, successfully defended his thesis "Essays on Individual-Level Wage Stickiness and Forward Guidance".
  • New issue of Nordic Journal of Francophone Studies – franorfon.org 2020-12-08 Mickaëlle Cedergren and Christophe Premat, co-editors in chief for the Nordic Journal of Francophone Studies, have the pleasure to announce the publication of a new issue on the North in Francophone literatures.

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