School of Culture and Society

Focus on the interplay of culture and society in time and space

Departments

News

2017.03.16 | Knowledge exchange, Religionsvidenskab

Peaceful co-existence between religions: how can this be achieved?

The experiences gained in both Indonesia and Denmark with regard to tolerance and co-existence between various religious and ethnic groups are to be discussed at a public round-table debate at Aarhus University on Monday 20 March.

Photo: Mette Lovschal (private).

2017.01.24 | Arkæologi, CAS, Research

Researcher: Unique ecosystem in East Africa could collapse

The Greater Mara is a 668,500-hectare natural area in south-western Kenya which is home to a unique variety of wildlife. But it is also home to the famous Masai tribe. New research shows that the area is gravely threatened by manmade changes, and that fences are being erected in unprecedented numbers and at great speed.

Associate professor Nina Javette Koefoed

2016.10.06 | Grant, Historie og Klassiske Studier, Teologi

How has the Reformation influenced Danish society?

Under the leadership of associate professor Nina Koefoed, a three-year project at Aarhus University aims to find out how the Reformation has influenced Danish society. The project has received a grant of DKK 5 million from the Danish Council for Independent Research.


Events

Tue 28 Mar
14:00-16:00 | Room 515 (Capitol) in building 1451, Jens Chr. Skous Vej 3
Moving Beyond the Vitriol: Using the Cognitive Sciences to Better Understand Atheism and Religious Martyrdom
Guest lecture by Dr. Jon Lanman, Assistant Director, Institute of Cognition and Culture, Queen's University, Belfast
Wed 29 Mar
11:00-12:00 | Building 4206 Room 117 (aud. 1), Campus Moesgaard
Brown Bag Seminar: (STAFF ONLY) Queer Marxism and the Erotic Economy of Amazonian Settler Colonialism
By Victor Cova
Thu 30 Mar
12:00-13:00 | Room 515, bldg. 1451
Census Experimentation: Alternative standards for experimentation in the Humanities
Religion, Cognition and Culture lunch meeting with Uffe Schjødt, the Department of the Study of Religion, AU