Winter Symposium

FICTION AND FACTS IN NARRATIVES OF POLITICAL CONFLICT 

University of Agder, Kristiansand, Norway

March 8-11, 2018

 

Thursday, March 8

Venue: Hotel Scandic Bystranda

16-17 Registration

17-18 Plenary speech by Alison Landsberg

Wake Up and Get Out: Memory and Politics in the Black Horror Film

18 Reception

 

Friday, March 9

Venue: University of Agder

9.30-11 Workshops

11-11.15 Coffee

11.15-13.15 Workshops

13.15-14 Lunch

14-15.30 Workshops

15.30-16 Coffee

16.30-17.30 Guided tour at Arkivet. Senter for historieformidling og fredsbygging [The Archive: Centre for Mediating History and Building Peace]

 

Saturday, March 10

Venue: Hotel Scandic Bystranda

9-10 Plenary speech by Timotheus Vermeulen

The Second Society: Fiction as Method for Truth Telling

10-10.30 Coffee

10.30-12 Workshops

12-13 Lunch

13-14 Roundtable discussion

19 Conference dinner

 

Sunday, March 11

Departure