Previous events

Woman sitting on a train.
Time and place: Mar. 17, 2022 2:15 PM4:00 PM, Foredragssalen, Historisk museum, Frederiksgate 2

We are pleased to announce Yael Navaro as our third speaker for the Gutorm Gjessing Lecture Series, with the lecture "Memory and the 'More-than-Human' in the Aftermath of Genocide". 

Introduction by professor emeritus Tom G. Svensson: "The archaeologist Gutorm Gjessing - as ethnographer".

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Time and place: Oct. 16, 2019 3:15 PM5:00 PM, Foredragssalen, Historisk museum, Frederiksgate 2

We are pleased to announce David W. Anthony as our second speaker for the Gutorm Gjessing Lecture Series, with the lecture "Nomads from the east: ancient DNA, migration, and the origins of Bronze Age Europe".

Portrait of Thomas Hylland Eriksen
Time and place: June 5, 2018 1:15 PM3:00 PM, Foredragssalen, Historisk museum, Frederiksgate 2

We are pleased to announce Thomas Hylland Eriksen as our first speaker for the Gutorm Gjessing Lecture Series, with the lecture "Cooling down the overheated Anthropocene - Lessons from anthropology and cultural history".