Engaging Vulnerability Research Seminar

Uppsala University
Schedule, Spring 2021

Time: Thursdays at 10.15-12.00
Venue: Campus Engelska parken, room ENG 3-2028
The seminars are conducted in English.
For more information and readings, contact mats.hyvonen@antro.uu.se
Previous seminar series:
Schedule, spring 2016
Schedule, fall 2016
Schedule, spring 2017
Schedule, fall 2017
Schedule, spring 2018
Schedule, fall 2018
Schedule, spring 2019
Schedule, fall 2019
Schedule, spring 2020
Schedule, fall 2020

Tuesday January 19, at 14.15-17.00, on Zoom

Karl Ekeman, doctoral student in Rhetoric

Karl Ekeman’s licentiate seminar. Contact Prof. Mats Rosengren or Prof. Otto Fischer for the Zoom link: https://www.littvet.uu.se/calendar/event/?eventId=56950

Readings: contact Karl (karl.ekeman@littvet.uu.se) for a copy of the manuscript.

Tuesday January 26, at 13.15-15, on Zoom

EV PhD student Meryem Saadi presents her research plan (with a focus on the methodology) at the Art History research seminar. If you want to attend the seminar, please contact mats.hyvonen@antro.uu.se for the Zoom link, the password and the reading.

Thursday January 28, at 10.15-12.00, on Zoom

Theme: BAD IDENTITIES, 4th seminar: “Bad imagination”

Jeanine Cummins, author of “American Dirt”.

Readings:
Cumming, Jeanine 2020. American Dirt. Flatiron Books.
Alter, Rebecca 2020. Why Is Everyone Arguing About the Novel American Dirt?
Shapiro, Lila 2019. Who gave you the right to tell that story? Vulture.
Smith, Zadie 2019. Fascinated to Presume: in defense of fiction. NYRB.

Zoom link: https://uu-se.zoom.us/j/69777154231 (send an email to mats.hyvonen@antro.uu.se to obtain the password)

Thursday February 18, at 10.15-12.00, on Zoom

Theme: BAD IDENTITIES, “Bad fat”

Readings:

The seminar is chaired by EV postdoc Chris Meyns.

Zoom link: https://uu-se.zoom.us/j/69790453543 (send an email to mats.hyvonen@antro.uu.se to obtain the password)

Thursday February 25, at 13.15-15.00, on Zoom

Leyla Belle drake presents a chapter from her PhD dissertation on Bertrand Russell’s International War Crimes Tribunal.

Leyla Belle Drake

Please contact Professor Sven Widmalm at the Department of History of Science and Ideas for the Zoom link: https://www.idehist.uu.se/calendar/event/?eventId=58024

Friday March 5, at 10.00-12.00

PhD Defense: Kristian Sandbekk Norsted

Kristian Sandbekk Norsted

Click the following link for more information about Kristian’s dissertation: Subjects of Feminism: The Production and Practice of Anxiety in A Swedish Activist Community 

Thursday April 8, at 10.15-12.00, on Zoom

Theme: BAD IDENTITIES, “Bad academics”

Avital Ronell. In September 2017, her male former graduate student Nimrod Reitman, filed a complaint accusing Ronell of sexual harassment, sexual assault, stalking, and retaliation over the span of three years as her advisee. (Photo by Wikimedia Commons)

Readings:

The seminar is chaired by Professor Sharon Rider.

Zoom link: https://uu-se.zoom.us/j/62675171272 (send an email to mats.hyvonen@antro.uu.se to obtain the password)

Tuesday April 27, at 13.15-15.00, on Zoom

Vida Sundseth Brenna presents a chapter from her PhD dissertation.

Vida Sundseth Brenna

Please contact Professor Sven Widmalm at the Department of History of Science and Ideas for the Zoom link: https://www.idehist.uu.se/calendar/event/?eventId=58864

Friday May 21, at 10.00-12.00

PhD Defense: Mirko Pasquini

Mirko Pasquini

Venue: TBA

Friday May 21, at 13.15-15.00, on Zoom

Axel Rudolphi presents a chapter from his PhD dissertation.

Axel Rudolphi

Please contact Professor Sharon Rider for the Zoom link.

Wednesday June 2, at 10.15-12.00, on Zoom

Julia Wihlborg presents her PhD project “Vulnerable Vikings” at the Higher Seminar in Archaeology.

Julia Wihlborg

Zoom link for the Higher Seminar in Archaeology: https://uu-se.zoom.us/j/67697181833

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