Fredrik Bajers Vej 5
P.O. Box 159 DK-9100 Aalborg
Phone: +45 9940 9940
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 - 16.08.2018 kl. 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
21.08.2018 at 01.00 PM - 21.08.2018 at 03.00 PM
Title: Gender, Peace, and Security in the Royal Danish Air Force: Unfolding Soldier Narratives
22.08.2018 at 00.00 PM - 24.08.2018 at 03.00 PM
30.08.2018 at 01.00 PM - 30.08.2018 at 03.00 PM
Title of thesis: European Anti-Terrorism and Human Rights: Recent Conflict and Division
31.08.2018 at 09.30 AM - 31.08.2018 at 05.00 PM
After working for more than 40 years at Aalborg University, Birte Siim has decided to retire from her position. This will be marked by a dual event.
04.09.2018 at 01.00 PM - 04.09.2018 at 03.00 PM
Title of thesis: ”How and why Danish migrants and their descendants have maintained ethnic self-perceptions and life practices in the USA and Australia.”