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Time and place: June 11, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historical Museum

Capitalism as Problem-Space: Reconsidering Ethnographic Analysis of Economies at Large

Time and place: June 6, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, KHM, Frederiks gt. 2, 3rd floor

The beauty of virginity. Aesthetics, adornment and symbols of sanctity in representations of virgins in Late Antiquity

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Time and place: May 23, 2019 9:00 AM - May 24, 2019 4:00 PM, Professorboligen ground floor, Karl Johans gate 47, Oslo

The museum of Cultural History, in collaboration with Goethe-Insitut, is proud to present the international conference at the crossroads of cultural history, contemporary art, museums and poetry. The conference addresses various topics related to migration, displacement, and the continued effects of colonization through talks and discussions that are intended to raise awareness, tolerance, and hope for the future.​

Time and place: May 9, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, KHM, Frederiks gt. 2, 3rd floor

Re-opening the case for human sacrifice:  distinguishing myths from reality   

Time and place: Apr. 11, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, KHM, Frederiks gt. 2, 3rd floor

Apocatastasis and Preservation

Time and place: Apr. 4, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, KHM, Frederiks gt. 2, 3. etg.

The Healer and the Psychiatrist: The Value of Video, the Efficacy of Spirits, and Social Health in Tonga

Time and place: Mar. 28, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, KHM, Frederiks gate 2, 3rd floor

Politics and Beyond: Placemaking in Northern Ireland (and other post-conflict societies)

Time and place: Feb. 28, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, KHM, Frederiks gate 2, 3. etg.

Pits, Pots, and Pennies: An Archaeology of Coin Hoarding in Medieval England and Wales

Time and place: Feb. 14, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, KHM, Frederiks gate 2, 3. etg.

Looking Through Portals: An investigation into stave church portals as display object in Norwegian museum settings

Time and place: Jan. 31, 2019 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Frederiks gt. 2, 3rd floor

Ethnographic Film Collections and a Long View of the North

Time: Nov. 27, 2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Forskergruppene ved Kulturhistorisk museum gjør opp status.

Time and place: June 7, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historisk Museum

Cracked, chilly and ‘doesn’t last many days’: limestone mountains and cement houses in the Anthropocene Himalayas.

Portrait of Thomas Hylland Eriksen
Time and place: June 5, 2018 1:15 PM - 3:00 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".

Time and place: May 24, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historisk Museum

On the exhibit "Looking through portals".

Time and place: Apr. 12, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historisk Museum

Norwegian title: Samtidsarkeologiske refleksjoner om Sentrum Brannstasjon i Trondheim.

Time and place: Mar. 15, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historisk Museum

Perfomativity and Mediatization of Cultural Heritage through Artistic Intervention and Filmmaking in Sápmi.

Time and place: Mar. 1, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historisk Museum

Exhibiting Oceania, exhibiting encounter, exhibiting Europe.

Time and place: Jan. 25, 2018 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historisk Museum

From racial typology to population genetics? Concepts of race and the Swedish State Institute for Race Biologi in Uppsala 1930-1950.

Time and place: Jan. 18, 2018 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM, Historisk Museum

Anti-essence: perspectivism and the ethics of ontological reflexivity.

Portrait of Michael Lambek
Time and place: Dec. 14, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historical Museum

On Sorcery: The Ethical Life of a Concept

Time and place: Nov. 30, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historisk Museum

Collapse – human beings in an unpredictable world.

Time and place: Nov. 16, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historisk Museum

Textiles as meta-communication: towards an indigenous epistemology of silk material.

Time and place: Oct. 26, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historisk Museum

The museum as trap: thoughts on exhibition making.

Time and place: Oct. 13, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historisk Museum

What is the real trap: domination and mutualism in Gwich’in sensibilities about trapping and industrial development alternatives.

Time and place: Sep. 26, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Historical Museum

The Right to Be Lazy, Revisited