Department of Culture and Global Studies
9220 Aalborg East
Phone: +45 9940 9208
VAT no: DK 29102384
A special issue of ‘Magaart contributions’ on the theme: Stability, Democracy and Rights in post-conflict areas. Before the book launch and reception, there is a seminar with presentations on aspects of the special issue, which you are also welcome to attend.
16.08.2018 kl. 09.00 - 17.00
Closed session with invited participants
|9:00||Welcome and introduction/ Inger Lassen and Jens Seeberg
|9:15-9:45||Associate Professor Oscar Garcia Agustin/ Invited speaker from DIR (Centre for Development and International Relations).
Title: ’When solidarity matters. Democratic transformations from
below’ (Including questions and answers/10 minutes)
Chair: Inger Lassen
Associate Professor Christian Ydesen/ Invited speaker from Department of Learning and Philosophy, Aalborg University.
Chair: Inger Lassen
|10:15-10:30||Coffe and tea
The situation of Kenya:
Associate Professor Florence Indede, Chairperson, Department
The situation of Uganda:
Associate Professor Charles Okumu, Gulu University – the
Word of welcome/ Inger Lassen
Presentation of the special issue by Associate Professor Florence Indede, Chairperson of Department of Kiswahili & Other African Languages, Maseno University, Kenya (Chair of Guest Editorial Board)
Professor Jens Seeberg, Department of Anthropology, Aarhus University (Director of the MAGAART project)
Dr. Betty Ogange, Commonwealth of Learning, Canada (Former Director eCampus, Maseno University and key resource person in eLearning, MAGAART project)
Associate Professor Charles Okumu, Dean of Faculty of Education and Humanities, Gulu University, Uganda (member of Guest Editorial Board)
Professor Inger Lassen, Department of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University (member of Guest Editorial Board)
Registration for the event is closed!
Seminar 9:00-12:30 Kroghstræde 3, room 3.104
Book Launch and reception14:00-15:30 Kroghstræde 3, lunch room
Department of Culture and Global Studies, Aalborg University
Kroghstræde 3, 9220 Aalborg East, Aalborg University
10.08.2018 kl. 12.00
26.11.2018 at 10.30 AM - 00.00 PM
Firouz Gaini from the University of the Faroe Islands, who is visiting AAU from Nov 26th - 28th, will be giving a talk on: Fatherhood and masculinity in the Faroes today.
29.11.2018 at 09.00 AM - 03.00 PM
The aim of the method reflection workshop is to raise the consciousness about different and - maybe - common problems about how to build a logical and consistent argumentational structure in a PhD dissertation.
10.12.2018 at 02.00 PM - 04.00 PM
All interested are welcome!