PhD defence: “Active ageing and the unmaking of old age: the knowledge productions, everyday practices and policies of the good late life”

PhD defence by Aske Juul Lassen, Center for Healthy Aging, Saxo Institute, September 26th 2014 at 2 pm, in room 21.0.54, KUA1, Njalsgade 120, DK-2300 Copenhagen S. The defence is open for public attendance. Construction and effect of active ageing…

Foredragsrække: Tekno-videnskabelige verdener i samfundsvidenskaberne

Igennem de seneste 30 år er videnskabs- og teknologistudier (STS) vokset til et betydeligt tværfagligt forskningsfelt, med forgreninger rundt i mange samfunds- og humanvidenskabelige discipliner (historie, sociologi, antropologi, filosofi, politologi, geografi osv.). Ud over at placere videnskab og teknologi centralt…

International Conference on Critical Kinship Studies

Venue: University of Southern Denmark, Odense Denmark Dates: 8-10th October, 2014 Register for the conference here – deadline 15 September See the program here. See the keynotes here. Information about Odense, for example accommodation and events see here. The making…

Two open lectures with Annemarie Mol

OPEN LECTURE: Feminist scholarship and fleshy realities. The case of kilo calories Time: Thursday, September 11th . 3PM – 5PM Place: The University of Copenhagen, Dept. of Sociology, CSS, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Copenhagen. 35.01.44 OPEN LECTURE: Ontonorms and other norms….

THE TARDE PROBLEM, OR, HOW TO RECONCILE METAPHYSICS AND SOCIOLOGY

Matei Candea gives a paper on Gabriel Tarde entitled: THE TARDE PROBLEM, OR, HOW TO RECONCILE METAPHYSICS AND SOCIOLOGY, the 18. September 2014, 14.00-16.00 at Aarhus University hosted by CESAU. See more here: http://cesau.au.dk/aktuelt/arrangement/artikel/the-social-after-gabriel-tarde/

In the Search for Replaceable Hearts How do Everyday Cyborgs Feel?

Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies, University of Copenhagen, is happy to announce the following guest lecture: Dr Gill Haddow: In the Search for Replaceable Hearts How do Everyday Cyborgs Feel? October 9, at 14:00 – 15:00, in room…

CFP: Workshop Series on High-Frequency Trading

We are organizing a workshop series on high-frequency trading. The first one is to take place at CBS, Nov 24-25 2014. Please see the call for papers attached and via link, and feel free to circulate it (note that only…

Alien Energy: Digital walking stick launch in Hanstholm

Alien Energy: Digital walking stick launch in Hanstholm

The Alien Energy research team at IT University of Copenhagen is experimenting with new ways of communicating research and has developed a digital walking stick. The walking stick tells ethnographic stories about energy as you walk the dunes near the…

Seminar with Janelle S. Taylor: The Demise of the Bumbler and the Crock – From Experience to Accountability in Medical Education and Ethnography

Venue: Center for Sundhed og Samfund (CSS), Øster Farimagsgade 5A, room 5.0.22. Time: September 12th 10.30 am -12.00 Host: Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies and the research project LifeWorth In this paper I consider the methods and findings…

Seminar with Cheryl Mattingly: Narrative, Suffering and Possible Selves: Moral Experiments in the Good Life

Venue: Center for Sundhed og Samfund (CSS), Øster Farimagsgade 5A, room 5.0.22. Time: August 18th 2014 2.00 pm – 3.30 pm Host: Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies and the Danish Association of Anthropologists Abstract: This talk concerns the…