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Higher seminar

The Tema T Higher Seminar series is a joint activity of all the research seminars and programmes in Tema T, with the participation of PhD students, postdocs and faculty. The Higher Seminar covers topics of interest across a broad range of topics within and beyond Technology and Social Change. It features high profile academics of international standing who are invited to present and discuss their latest work in the field. Invited guests additionally run informal discussion groups for PhD students and colleagues.


The Higher Seminar series is organised by Steve Woolgar and Anders Hansson. Outside visitors are welcome: please contact Eva Danielsson.






28 september, Annemarie Mol, University of Amsterdam, "Eating into theory"    Lokal:  Universitetsklubben, kl 13.15 - 15.00


19 oktober,  Andreas Malm,  The Department of Human Geography and the Human Ecology Division, Lunds university, "Fossil Capital:  The Rise of Steam Power and the Roots of Global Warming"    Lokal:  Lethe, kl 13.15 - 15.00



30 november, Marianne Elisabeth Lien,  Department of Social Anthropology, Oslo University,  "Dreams of prosperity - Enactments of growth"  Lethe, kl 15.15 - 17.00




VÅREN 2017


11 January, Jim Fleming, Colby College, Maine "Climate Engineering: Barking Mad, WEIRD, and Male-Dominated" (joint with Tema M)  Lethe, kl 13.15 - 15.00

18 January, Alan Irwin,  Dept of Organization, Copenhagen Business School, "Governing Futures"  Lethe, kl 13.15 - 15.00



15 February, Monika Krause, Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies and Goldsmiths, London "Charismatic Species and Beyond: How Conservation NGOs allocate Resources", Lokal:  Lethe, kl 13.15 - 15.00


 8 March,  Daniel Neyland, Goldsmiths, University of London, "This Is The Modern World? An expedition into 'neoliberal' times"  Lethe, kl 13.15 - 15.00



5 April, Sabine Arnaud, Max Planck Institute. Berlin, "The Hearing Eye, the Writing Mouth, and the Speaking Machine in Eightennth-Century Europe: Mechanisms of Speech and the Challange to Natural Language", Lethe, kl 13.15 - 15.00

26 April, Catelijne Coopmans, National University of Singapore, "Fake meat and it Relations",   Lethe, kl 13.15 - 15.00


Helen Verran, Northern Institute, Charles Darwin University, Australia, "Stories and Story Work",  Lethe, kl 13.15 - 15.00



7 juni,  Ilana Gershon, Department of Anthropology at Indiana University, "Maintenance in a World of Free Phones", Lethe, kl 13.15 - 15.00





13 september, Thomas Hylland Eriksen, University of Oslo, Exchange Tema T,  "Title will come"    Lokal:  Universitetsklubben, kl 13.15 - 15.00

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