School of Culture and Society

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

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Troels Myrup Kristensen

2017.04.21 | People, Historie og Klassiske Studier

Classical archaeologist from Aarhus receives prestigious American lectureship

The Archaeological Institute of America has selected Troels Myrup Kristensen for a Samuel H. Kress Lectureship in Ancient Art.

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.


Events

Mon 01 May
13:00-17:00 | Room 415, bldg. 1453
Grave Symbolism - an interdisciplinary seminar
Seminar hosted by the Research Program for the Study of Religion in cooperation with Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Aarhus University
Tue 02 May
12:00-13:00 | AU Campus Nobel, Bldg. 1453, Room 415
Current Sectarian conflicts and the puritanisation of Sunni Islam
Martin Riexinger, Associate Professor, will give a talk at the lunch seminar, arranged by Centre for Contemporary Religion
Wed 03 May
12:15-15:00 | Aarhus University, Nobelparken, Building 1453, room 131
Norden and the legacies of colonialism
An open research seminar by the research programme in History