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Histories, cultures, environments and politics research seminars - Scott Polar Research Institute

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These are seminars for the humanities and social sciences relating to the polar regions.

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If you have a question about this list, please contact: Geography/SPRI Webmaster; Dr Michael Bravo; Morgan Seag; Richard Powell. If you have a question about a specific talk, click on that talk to find its organiser.

1 upcoming talk and 42 talks in the archive.

Brand Antarctica: Advertising and the South

UserHanne Nielsen (University of Tasmania).

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 23 April 2018, 16:30-18:30

Climate change, archaeology and tradition in an Alaskan Yup'ik Village

UserRick Knecht (University of Aberdeen).

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 19 February 2018, 16:30-18:00

POLAR SOCIAL SCIENCES WORKSHOP: The Anxiety of Ice: Visualizing Climate Change and Arctic Moving Images

UserAnna Stenport (Georgia Institute of Technology) and Scott MacKenzie (Queen's University, Kingston).

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Lecture Theatre.

ClockFriday 09 February 2018, 11:30-12:30

Sacred Mountains as Flood Refuge Sites in Northwest North America

UserThomas F. Thornton (University of Oxford).

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 05 February 2018, 16:30-18:00

Scott’s and Shackleton’s Huts: Antarctic Heritage and International Relations

UserBryan Lintott (Scott Polar Research Institute).

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 29 January 2018, 16:30-18:30

The meaning of Indlandsis: a cultural history of ice sheets

UserJean de Pomereu (Research Associate, Scott Polar Research Institute) .

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Lecture Theatre.

ClockMonday 06 November 2017, 16:30-18:00

Polar Opposites: American and Norwegian voices in the exploration of Franz Josef Land

UserP.J. Capelotti (Professor of Anthropology, Penn State University).

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Lecture Theatre.

ClockTuesday 13 June 2017, 16:30-17:30

Cultural institutions and Iñupiat identity in Utqiaġvik

UserElizabeth Walsh, Division of Social Anthropology, Cambridge.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 02 June 2017, 11:30-12:30

Making a broader impact with polar research

UserVictoria Herrmann, SPRI.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 26 May 2017, 11:30-12:30

Census making and “Becoming Peoples.”

UserAlex Partridge, Department of Archaeology, Cambridge.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 12 May 2017, 11:30-12:30

Architectures and built environments in the Polar Regions

UserHenry Anderson-Elliot, SPRI, and Morgan Seag, SPRI.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 05 May 2017, 11:30-12:30

Polar Social Sciences Workshop - Welcome Back

UserDr. Michael Bravo, SPRI.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 28 April 2017, 11:30-12:30

Antarctica in contemporary fiction

UserJohanna Grabow, Leipzig University/SPRI.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 10 March 2017, 11:30-12:30

Arctic architecture and design

UserDr. Matthew Jull, University of Virginia.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 17 February 2017, 11:30-12:30

Roundtable discussion: Current events in the Arctic and Antarctic

UserDr. Corine Wood-Donnelly, SPRI.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 10 February 2017, 11:30-12:30

Conducting fieldwork in the Arctic

UserHenry Anderson-Elliott, SPRI.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 03 February 2017, 11:30-12:30

Arctic sovereignty and museum collections

UserAlex Partridge, Department of Archaeology, Cambridge.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 25 November 2016, 11:30-12:30

Reframing the conservation of polar bears in Svalbard

UserHenry Anderson-Elliott, SPRI.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockFriday 11 November 2016, 11:30-12:30

Polar Humanities Research Group Seminar Double Bill

UserDr Richard Powell (University of Oxford).

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 09 February 2016, 14:30-16:00

Polar Humanities Research Group Seminar Double Bill

UserRoman Sidortsov (Scott Polar Research Institute).

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 09 February 2016, 14:30-16:00

Double-bill: Polar Representation

UserClaire Warrior, National Maritime Museum and Charlotte Connolly, Scott Polar Research Institute.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 19 January 2016, 14:30-16:00

Double-bill: The Myth of Timelessness in the Polar Regions

UserBryan Lintott, Scott Polar Research Institute.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 17 November 2015, 14:00-16:00

Volcanoes and Boundary Issues in International Law

UserDr. Brendan Plant, Downing College.

HouseGeography Seminar Room, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockFriday 06 November 2015, 14:30-16:00

Reflections on Analysis and Authorship in Polar Worlds

UserDr. Michael Bravo, Geography and SPRI.

HouseSPRI Seminar Room.

ClockTuesday 20 October 2015, 14:30-16:00

Indigenous Sovereignty beyond Nations

UserProfessor David Turnbull, Melbourne University.

HouseHardy Building Room 101, Department of Geography, Downing Site.

ClockWednesday 22 October 2014, 11:00-12:30

Arctic Maritime International Law

UserDr Kamrul Hossain, Arctic Centre, University of Lapland.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockThursday 01 May 2014, 16:30-18:00

The Topsy-Turvy Arctic: Navigating the Polar Airspace

User Marionne Cronin (University of Aberdeen).

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockThursday 24 April 2014, 16:30-18:00

The social life of Arctic transportation networks

UserPeter Schweitzer, Austrian Polar Research Institute.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockThursday 06 March 2014, 16:30-18:00

"Periodizing Modern Antarctica, or What is the Legacy of the Heroic Age?"

UserYaël Schlick (Queen's University at Kingston).

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockThursday 20 February 2014, 13:15-14:15

The Journals of William Hooper: Inuit ethnographer and evangelical

UserJohn MacDonald, Carolyn MacDonald, Wim Rasing.

HouseScott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2013, 16:00-18:00

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