29th Congress of Nordic Historians, 15-18 August 2017, Aalborg University, Denmark

From 15-18 August 2017, the 29th Congress of Nordic Historians will take place at Aalborg Congress & Culture Centre, Denmark. The main organisers are the Centre for History at the Department for Culture and Global Studies at Aalborg University, the Danish Historical Society and the Nordic Committee for Historians.

The Congress of Nordic Historians has been organised since 1905. Since World War II, the congress has been circulating from one Nordic country to another every third year. Between 500 and 600 historians from all five Nordic countries will participate in the Congress in Aalborg.

The programme will consist of keynote lectures, thematic sessions, round table discussions and sessions of free presentations. 
 

News

Registration for the 29th Congress of Nordic Historians is now officially open.

Please notice the new poster session for PhD students with extended
deadline (1 May 2017). Read more here.

keynote speakers:

PROFESSOR DAVID ARMITAGE,
HARVARD UNIVERSITY

PROFESSOR LYNDAL ROPER,
UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD

Professor Sverker Sörlin,
KTH, Royal Institute of Technology


Special keynote session:

The President of Iceland
Guðni Th. Jóhannesson

in conversation with
former Editor-in-chief,
Dr.phil. Bo Lidegaard

 

Music at the opening ceremony
provided by
Orkester Norden /
Nordic Youth Orchestra


The Congress of Nordic Historians will take place at Aalborg Congress & Culture Centre, Denmark

Reformations, in all their diversity, are the main theme of the Congress of Nordic Historians in 2017.

“Reformation” refers to the act or process of changing a condition - usually with reference to a state or way of thinking perceived to be better or more pristine. 

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Contact


Conference coordinator Poul Duedahl


Conference coordinator Bo Poulsen


Conference coordinator Johan Heinsen


Conference secretary Marianne Høgsbro