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Higher Seminar Spring 2021

The higher seminar - the colloquium series of the Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment at KTH will also in the spring be held on zoom. More information will be updated for these dates and some additional dates for dissertations will also be updated in the beginning of 2021. To register for a seminar, please send an email to higher-seminar@kth.se before 10 am the day you wish to attend.

Higher seminar schedule

22 February, 16.15-17.45
Dmitry Arzyutov,​ Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH
"Reassembling the Environmental Archives of the Cold War: Perspectives from the Russian North"
Opponent Andy Bruno, University of Northern Illinois
final seminar

8 March, 13.15-14.45
Andrei Stsiapanau, Vytautas Magnus University (Lithuania) and Linköping University
"Nuclear Clay"​​

22 March (TBA)

19 April, 13.15-14.45
Marta Musso, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH
"Oil will set us free? On OPEC and the New International Economic Order"

3 May (13.15 prel. starting time, to be confirmed)
Jean-Sébastien Boutet, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH
"Ideas and politics of Indigenous labour and northern development in postwar Canada."
Opponent Heather Green, St Mary’s University
Mid-seminar in doctoral education

17 May, 13.15-14.45
Achim Klüppelberg, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment
"Nuclear Decision-making in the Soviet Union. Investigating Water in Expert Cultures Concerned with the Siting of Nuclear Power Plants"
Mid-seminar in doctoral education

31 May 13.15-14.45
Siegfried Evens, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH
"Steams, Streams, and Steels: A History of Nuclear and Non-Nuclear Risk Governance (1850-1990)"
Mid-seminar in doctoral education

7 June 13.15-14.45

Liubov Timonina, Division of History of Science, Technology and Environment, KTH

"Outdoor recreation and environmental sustainability" Presentation of PhD-PM

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Schedule updated 10 February 2021

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