Events - Page 2
Open guest lecture by Charles L. Briggs and Clara Mantini-Briggs, both University of California, Berkeley; organized by Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo.
Lunch seminar with Mário Campagnani, journalist and author of the report “Rio 2016 Olympics: The Exclusion Games”; organized by Norwegian Church Aid. Language: mainly English
Seminar with Mexican researcher Quetzalcoatl Orozco-Ramirez from Centro de Investigaciones en Geografía Ambiental, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM).
Screening of the documentary «Drømmen om OL». Director Anne Kjersti Bjørn and producer Einar Braathen will comment the film..
Seminar organized by the Norwegian University of Life Sciences and the University of Oslo, with economic support from NorLARNet.
Title of the thesis: “Game Vertebrate Responses to Rural Populations in Neotropical Protected Areas”
Title of the thesis: ”Religious change and political continuity. The evangelical church in Guatemalan politics”.
Seminar with Otto Zwartjes, University of Amsterdam; and Sabine Dedenbach-Salazar Sáenz, Stirling University, Scotland.
Seminar with Alissa Vik and Marta Salva, both University of Bergen.
The focus of this volume will be migration, and some of the contributors will speak at the event: Mariel Aguilar Støen, University of Oslo; Axel Støren Weden, joutnalist, and Elida Høeg, editor of Verdensmagasinet X. Language: Norwegian
100 days before the Rio Olympics opens, premiere of the documentary made by the film maker Anne Kjersti Bjørn and research professor Einar Braathen, Norwegian Institute for Urban and Regional Research.
Language: The documentary is in Norwegian, Portuguese and English with Norwegian subtitles. Versions with English and Portuguese subtitles are to be distributed later on.
The documentary tells the story of 6 of 154 children of political exiles from Uruguay who flew alone back to Uruguay in 1983. After the screening there will be a discussion with director Pablo Martínez Pessi on Skype. Language: The documentary is in Spanish with English subtitles.
Filmframvisning med innledninger av Jørgen Sørlie Yri, NTNU; Leiv Marsteintredet, UiO/UiB; og Elin Therese Didrichsen, NMBU.
Språk: Filmen er på spansk og tekstet på engelsk. Innledningene er på norsk.
Seminar on expectations of a peace agreement in Colombia, in the light of the experience from Guatemala, organized by Peace Brigades International (PBI) and The Norwegian Solidarity Committee for Latin America (LAG).
Seminar with museologist and activist Thainã de Medeiros and anthropologist and PhD candidate Sterre Gilsing, Utrecht University.
Interdisciplinary seminar on Argentina and Argentinian football. Language: Norwegian
Seminar organized by the research group Politics of Culture in Latin America at UiT The Arctic University of Norway, with economic support from NorLARNet.
The case of contemporary Argentina and Brazil. Seminar with Franck Gaudichaud, Université Stendhal – Grenoble 3 / Universidad de Chile, organized by UIB Global.
Lunch seminar with Miguel Carter, Ana Terra Reis, Einar Braathen, Simon Pahle and Sveinung Legard.
With Yuri Kasahara, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, and Antonio José Junqueira Botelho, Research Institute of Rio de Janeiro, organized by the Brazilian-Norwegian Chamber of Commerce .
Breakfast seminar on the current crisis in Brazil, with Yuri Kasahara and Einar Braathen from Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (HiOA) , Leiv Marsteintredet, University of Oslo, and a live report from Brazil by Celina Sørbøe, HiOA.