Higher Seminar Autumn 2019

Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH

Colloquia are held in the seminar room at the Division (Teknikringen 74 D, 5th floor)

Monday 2 September, 13:15-14:45
Samantha Saville, Aberystwyth University in Wales
“Extending an ethics of care to ‘rusty junk’? Contestations of value and Svalbard’s Cultural Heritage

Thursday 5 September, 13:15-15:15

"The Nuclear Rhine" by Alicia Gutting

“The Business of Governing Minerals in Latin America” by Jasmin Höglund Hellgren

Presentation of dissertation plans by Alicia Gutting and Jasmin Höglund Hellgren, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH
 
Monday 16 September, 13:15-14:45
Adam Wickberg, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH
"The Discursive Formation of The Indies: Media and Environment in the Spanish Colonial Empire 1570-1620”

Monday 30 September, 13:00-16:00

"Health development projects in Mozambique: The co-production of knowledge" by Araùjo Domingos

”The historical development of environmental governance of the energy system – Tracing wind power from 1970 to the present” by Thomas Schrøder

"Universities and innovation in Africa: Contemporary histories of innovation policy and practice in a selection of African universities" by Domingos Langa

Presentation of dissertation plans. Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH

Monday 7 October, 17:15-18.30 The Archipelago lecture 

Venue: ABF Huset, Lecture Hall Z-salen, Sveavägen 41, 11140 Stockholm

"What should socialism mean in the 21st century? An ecofeminist view"
By Nancy Frazer, the Henry and Louise A. Loeb Professor of Philosophy and Politics at the New School for Social Research, New York. 

Monday 14 October, 13:15-14:45
Timos Karpouzoglou, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH
“New territories of conflict and cooperation over water in an urbanising world”

Monday 28 October, 13:15-14:45
Daniele Valisena, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH
“Coal Lives. Italian Miners and the Metabolism of Coal in Wallonia, Belgium”
Final seminar in doctoral education. Opponent: Chris Sellers, Dept. History, Stony Brook University

Monday 11 November, 13:15-14:45
Rodney Harrison, Professor of Heritage Studies, Institute of Archaeology, UCL. “Deterritorialising the Future: Heritage in, of and after the Anthropocene”

Monday 18 November, 13:15-14:45
TBA

Monday 9 December, 13:15-14:45
Jesse Peterson, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH
“The Blooming Dead” Final seminar in doctoral education. Opponent: Owain Jones, Research Centre for Environmental Humanities, Bath Spa University.

Monday 16 December, 13:15-14:45
Fredrik Bertilsson, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH  

"Framing a human disaster: Swedish defence research and the governance of industrial accidents"

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Innehållsansvarig:Sofia Jonsson
Tillhör: Avdelningen för historiska studier av teknik, vetenskap och miljö
Senast ändrad: 2019-09-19