Research Seminar fall 2017

November Schedule/Schema, fall 2017

Day and time: Wednesdays at 14.15-16.00 (if not otherwise stated)
Venue: Uppsala: 3-2028; Visby: B10
Video conference: Facilities available for all seminars
Language(s): Swedish or English; follows the program
Texts: Texts to be discussion is to be circulated one week before the seminar; the texts should be sent to the two seminar organizer
Seminar Organizers: Ella Johansson ( and Don Kulick (
Post seminar: Organized by the presenter/s

September 6
Carina Johansson, in Swedish: Sommarliv och byggnadsinventeringar

September 20
Cancelled due to Anthropology-event

September 22 
Friday at 09.30-12.00. Anna Baral: Final seminar. Chair: Sverker Finnström; Discussant: Tova Höjdestrand, LU. Venue: 3-2028 + B10

October 4
Oscar Pripp: In Swedish “Musik och Mening”

October 11
No seminar planned. Several arrangements between October 9th – 20th with Anthropologist Prof. Paul Richards. Watch out for separate invitations.

October 18
Swami N. Swaminathan: “Digital urbanism of the future: People as data mines”.

October 25
Cecilia Rodehn och Hedvig Mårdh: “Cultural Heritage as a Pedagogical Tool in Higher Education at Uppsala University”. Chair and host: Annie Woube.

October 31
Tuesday 10.45-19: “Hilarity of the Awful”. Symposium arranged by the Engaging Vulnerability project, with separate program, premises and invitation. Registration necessary.

November 8
Sofia Jonsson, in Swedish: Manuscript for article based on dissertation-project: Abortion/anti-abortion.

November 15
“Decentralization and transformations of local governance in the Inner Niger Delta (Mali)”, Dr Marie Deridder, Postdoctoral Fellow at Forum for Africa Studies; Catholic University of Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium. Chair and host: Sten Hagberg.

November 22
Raakel Inkeri, University of Helsinki, Department of Social Research, Urban Studies
will present her ongoing PhD thesis research on a title: Post-apartheid social integration in a suburb of Cape Town

November 29
Project ideas and projects applications seminar. Volunteers to organize needed.

December 6
Molly Sundberg: ”Solving the ‘Paris Paradoxes’? Local Staff in Foreign Aid.

January 10
All day Kick off

January 17
Project applications seminar. Volunteers/applicants organize.

January 19
Karin Aras: In Swedish Dissertation “Ljudrum - En musiketnologisk studie om ljud och lyssnande som kulturell praktik”. Room to be announced.

January 25
Göran Nygren: In Swedish Final seminar

Previous seminar series

Research Seminar spring 2017