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Fall 2016 Events

Cobra Flyer

Exhibition and Symposium

Human Animals: The Art of Cobra

Curated by Karen Kurczynzki, Assistant Professor of Art History, UMass Amherst

September 15 - November 20, 2016
University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Click to the left for a PDF flyer and program (3.3 MB).

Co-sponsored with the University Museum of Contemporary Art

Bolender Flyer

Lecture and Discussion

Viking Colonization of the North Atlantic

Douglas Bolender
Project Director for the Skagafjörður Archaeological Settlement Survey in north Iceland

Monday, October 24th, 2016
4:30 p.m.
Herter Hall 301

Click to the left for a PDF flyer (1.2 MB).

 

Spring 2017 Events

Swedishness Flyer

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Lecture

Swedishness after the Refugee "Crisis": National Identity and Diversity under Negotiation

Markus Huss
Södertörn University, Stockholm

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
4:00 p.m.
Herter Hall 301

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Symposium

Managing Multicultural Scandinavia

An interdisciplinary two-day symposium with guest scholars from the U.S. and Scandinavia, addressing the topic Managing Multicultural Scandinavia.

March 31, April 1 2017
Integrative Learning Center (ILC), University of Massachusetts Amherst

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Wallenburg Flyer

Lecture

Fashion, Film, Stardom: Scandinavians in Hollywood

Prof. Louise Wallenburg
Center for Fashion Studies, Department of Media Studies, Stockholm

Monday, April 10th, 2017
7:30 p.m.
Integrative Learning Center (ILC) S240

Click to the left for a PDF flyer (335 KB).

Wallenburg Flyer

Lecture

Queering the canon: Gender-Bending Nordic Stars on Screen

Prof. Louise Wallenburg
Center for Fashion Studies, Department of Media Studies, Stockholm

Monday, April 24th, 2017
7:30 p.m.
Integrative Learning Center (ILC) S240

Click to the left for a PDF flyer (1.5 MB).

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