Engaging Vulnerability Research Seminar


Uppsala University
Schedule, Fall 2018

Time: Thursdays at 10.15-12.00
Venue: ENG 3-2028
The seminars are conducted in English.
For more information and readings, contact mats.hyvonen@antro.uu.se

Schedule, spring 2016
Schedule, fall 2016
Schedule, spring 2017
Schedule, fall 2017
Schedule, spring 2018
Schedule, fall 2018 [this page]

The fall seminar series will mainly focus on the ENGAGING VULNERABILITY research fellows’ ongoing projects.

Schedule, fall 2018

Thursday September 20, at 10.15-12.00, ENG 3-2028
Presentation by research fellow Anthoula Malkopoulou

Anthoula Malkopoulou

Thursday September 27, at 10.15-12.00, ENG 3-2028
Ilkin Mehrabov presents his research in Surveillance Studies. Download abstract.
Reading: Mehrabov (2016): When States Strike Back: Failures of Mediatized Activism in Azerbaijan and Turkey

Ilkin’s dissertation, published in 2017, is titled “All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace”: Activist Practices in an Era of Mediatized Surveillance.


Ilkin Mehrabov

Thursday September 27, at 14.15-16.00, ENG 4-0019A (seminar jointly arranged with the Department of Philosophy, UU).
“Dignity and Self-Making; Giovanni Pico della Mirandola and Hannah Arendt”, Andrew Benjamin, Kingston University, London, and Monash University, Melbourne.


Andrew Benjamin

Thursday October 4, at 10.15-12.00, ENG 3-2028
Presentation by research fellow Per Vesterlund

Per Vesterlund

Per Vesterlund

Thursday October 11, at 10.15-12.00, ENG 3-2028
Presentation by research fellow Sten Widmalm
Readings: TBA.

Sten Widmalm

Sten Widmalm

Thursday October 18, at 10-15-12.00, ENG 3-2028
Presentation by Joseph Wiinikka-Lydon, Researcher at the Center for Ethics at University of Pardubice: https://centreforethics.upce.cz/en/joseph-wiinikka-lydon-phd Readings: TBA.


Thursday November 1, at 10.15-12.00, ENG 3-2028
Presentation by research fellow Elinor Hållén
Readings: TBA.

Elinor Hållén

Elinor Hållén

Thursday November 15, at 10.15-12.00, ENG 3-2028
Presentation by research fellow Annika Björnsdotter Teppo
Readings: TBA.

Annika Björnsdotter Teppo

Annika Björnsdotter Teppo

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