Högre seminarium hösten 2015

Högre Seminarium äger rum i seminarierummet på Avdelningen för historiska studier av teknik, vetenskap och miljö, Teknikringen 74 D, KTH.

Monday 14 September, 13:15-14:45

Maria Isabel Pérez Ramos, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH

“The quest for sovereignty and survival: Environmental degradation and cultural resistance in Chicano Literature and the US Southwest”

(mittseminarium i forskarutbildningen)

Discussant: Priscilla Ybarra, University of North Texas

Tuesday 15 September, 13:15-14:45

Suraya Scheba, University of Cape Town

"Overcoming water scarcity for good? Querying the adoption of desalination technology in the Knysna Local Municipality of South Africa"

Monday 28 September, 13:15-14:45

Hanna Vikström, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH

“Scarcity and Strategy: Why Metals Became Scarce and How Actors Responded”

(mitt-seminarium i forskarutbildningen)

Discussant: Espen Storli, NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Monday 12 October, 13:15-14:45

Jesse Olszynko-Gryn, University of Cambridge

“Thin blue lines: Clearblue and the rise of pregnancy testing in British film, television and other media”

Thursday 29 October, 13:15-14:45

John Durham Peters, University of Iowa

“How Do Clouds Mean?”

Monday 2 November, 15:00-17:00: Fourth Stockholm Archipelago Lecture

Noel Castree, University of Wollongong

“The humanities and global change research: relationships necessary, absent and possible”

Monday 9 November, 13:15-14:45

Anna Svensson, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH

“Exploring Utopia and Universal Order Through the History of Botanical Collections”

(mitt-seminarium i forskarutbildningen)

Discussant: Jenny Beckman, University of Uppsala

Tuesday 24 November, 13:15-14:45

Tuomas Räsänen, University of Turku

“Does the dead wild animal have agency?”

Monday 30 November, 13:15-14:15

Corinna Röver, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH

“Reindeer Husbandry, Demography and Land Use in Historical Perspective”

(Presentation av avhandlings-pm i forskarutbildningen)

Monday 14 December, 13:15-14:45

Radhika Krishnan, Centre for Concurrences in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies, Linnaeus University Växjö

“Encounters with ‘development’: Iron ore and the changing contours of a mining community in Chhattisgarh, Central India”

För mer information, kontakta Sabine Höhler ( sabine.hoehler@abe.kth.se )

Innehållsansvarig:Sofia Jonsson
Tillhör: Avdelningen för historiska studier av teknik, vetenskap och miljö
Senast ändrad: 2015-11-03