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Research Group Aesthetic Imaginaries

Nostalgia

The Aesthetic imaginaries research group invites all interested to an open seminar on the topic of nostalgia.

Friday 9 June, SEMINAR ROOM 400 (HF BUILDING)

PROGRAM (Abstracts below):

10. 00: Aidan Conti (University of Bergen):
Arthur's Black Knight: Nostalgia and the Limits of the Modern Medieval Imaginary

 

11 15: Jennifer Ladino (University of Idaho):
Looking Backward In The Anthropocene: Nostalgia, Counter-Nostalgia, And Solastalgia

 

13 15 - 14. 30: Short talks and conversation:

Janne Stigen Drangsholt (Institutt for Kultur- og Språkvitenskap, University of Stavanger):

”Longing for Home: A Makeshift Meditation on Twin Peaks – The Return” (note changed title)

Jógvan Helge Gardar (LLE, University of Bergen): “The Republic Recreated”

Rolf Scott (Social Anthropology, University of Bergen):

“Nostalgia as a Dynamic of a Western Individualistic Cosmology”

Mark Ledbetter (IF, University of Bergen): “Nostalgia as Wound”

 

 

Abstracts for all talks below.