FOCUS and STS centre Aarhus are honored to announce a symposium on (and with) food, food studies, STS and Anthropology with Heather Paxson prof. and interim head of Anthropology, MIT. Paxson’s keynote is entitled ‘Rethinking Food and its Eaters’. Her…

This session may be of interest to some of you. Please notice the deadline is 18th January 2019. For the full call and more information about Nordic STS 2019 can be found here. Andreas Birkbak, Assistant Professor, Aalborg University Copenhagen, ab…

Please consider proposing a paper for the below panel at the 4S 2019 Conference. If you would circulate to relevant colleagues that would also be much appreciated. Please notice the deadline is February 1st and the conference takes place 4-7 September…

On June 12, prior to the 4th Nordic Science and Technology Studies conference, a one-day pre-conference for junior researchers (doctoral and postdoctoral early career researchers) will take place. This pre-conference will be organised in collaboration with the Finnish Society for Science and…

New call for papers out now by the journal Women, Gender & Research. The call “invite papers that critically examine diverse phenomena of disability, whether physical or mental, congenital, acquired, or age-related, from feminist perspectives. In particular, contributers are invited to think critically…

CONCEPTS, EXCESS, OVERFLOW: An open seminar on the conceptual and its limits with talks by   PROFESSOR STEVE BROWN Department for People and Organisations, The Open University   PROFESSOR BODIL MARIE STAVNING THOMSEN School of Communication and Culture, Aarhus University   PROFESSOR MORTEN…

PhD course with Professor Jarrett Zigon, University of Virginia and Dr Lina Dencik, Cardiff University Data is currently proliferating, multiplying and seeping into seemingly every corner of society. Great ambitions are often associated with the capacity of data and data…

Big Data and the Power of Narrative The promise of big data is sweeping across the sciences, and the everyday practices that are the object of anthropology are increasingly leaving data traces. Scholars talk about a ‘datafication’ of social life…

Fonden Teknologirådet inviterer sammen med the Human Brain Project (HBP) stakeholder forums alle interesserede til Webinar om Open Research Agenda Setting Dato: 6. december kl. 10:00 – 12:30 Gratis tilmelding– Efter først til mølle-princippet  

Volume 10 Number 5 2018of STS Encounters is out: Svendsen, Mette N.: The “ME” in the “WE”: Anthropological Engagements with the Personalized Medicine, pp. 1-26. Browse through and read the other editions here.