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Events in 2010

February

  • February 12-13 Symposium
    Problems of Social Solidarity
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24

March

  • March 19 at 4 p.m. Seminar
    History, Memory, Politics
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24
  • March 31 at 4 p.m. Seminar
    History, Memory, Politics
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24

April

  • April 8-9 Seminar
    HCAS is a partner in the organisation of seminar Romanit ja holokausti [The Roma and the Holocaust]
  • April 20 at 4 p.m. Seminar
    History, Memory, Politics
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24
  • April 22 at 2.15pm Guest Lecture NB! CANCELLED AND POSTPONED TO AUTUMN 2010
    Andrew Pickering: "Sketches of Another Future: Cybernetics in Britain, 1940-2000"
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24
  • April 23 at 10.15am - 4.30 pm Lecture and workshop
    Practices in Science and Technology Research Workshop (call for papers)
    Guest lecture by Andrew Pickering: “Research on Practices in Science and Technology: Past, Present, and Future
    Venue: Tieteiden talo, Kirkkokatu 6, lecture hall 505
  • April 26 at 3:00 p.m.
    Book launch:
    De l'imagination historique (N. Koposov),
    The Vienna Circle in the Nordic Countries. Networks and Transformations of Logical Empiricism
    (J. Manninen & F. Stadler),
    Hyperconflict. Globalization and Insecurity (J. Mittelman)
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24


May

  • May 4 at 3 p.m. Guest lecture
    Prof. Morny Joy (University of Calgary):
    Affirmation of this World in the Face of Violence and Suffering:  Hannah Arendt and her Influence on the Work of Paul Ricoeur
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24
  • May 5-6 Symposium
    Global Crisis and the Crisis of Global Leadership (NB! Restricted participation)
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies
  • May 7 Public seminar
    Critical Perspectives on Global Governance
    Venue: Small Assembly Hall, University main building, Fabianinkatu 33
  • May 17 at 7 p.m.- 2 a.m.
    Maahanmuuttopoliittiset iltamat (in Finnish)
    Venue: Restaurant Dubrovnik, Eerikinkatu 11, Helsinki .
  • May 19-20 Workshop
    Pathways to Adulthood: Do Young People Follow Different Pathways?
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies
  • May 19 at 4 p.m. Seminar
    History, Memory, Politics
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24
  • May 21-22 Conference
    Cetacean Rights. Conference on Fostering Moral and Legal Changes
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24
  • May 31 at 2 p.m. Guest lecture
    Jacques Revel:

    "Times Out of Joint? The Burden of Memory in Contemporary France"
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24

June

  • June 16 Eigth Annual Collegium Lecture
    Vivian Sobchack: "Fleshing Out the Image: Phenomenology, Pedagogy, and Derek Jarman's BLUE"
    Venue: Small Assembly Hall, University main building, Fabianinkatu 33
  • June 17-18 Symposium
    Modelling in the Social Sciences: Interdisciplinary Comparison
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24

July

  • July 1 at 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Workshop on Martha C. Nussbaum, "Not for Profit. Why Democracy Needs the Humanities"
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24

August

  • August 12-14 Symposium
    Sociability and Human Nature in Early Modern Philosophy
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • HCAS is a partner in the organisation of The 6th International Conference on Cultural Policy Research to be held in Jyväskylä on 24-27 August.

September

  • September 20-23 Conference
    Seeing, Hearing, Reading and Believing. Authorities in the Middle Ages
  • September 23 at 2 p.m. Seminar series History, Memory, Politics
    Seppo Hentilä: Politics of Memory: The Finnish-German Brotherhood of Arms, 1940-1944
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • September 29 Colloquium
    Addiction, Affect, and Rationality
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.

October

  • October 6 at 4.15 p.m. Inaugural lecture of the Jane and Aatos Erkko Visiting Professor in Studies on Contemporary Society
    Prof. Alan Warde (University of Manchester): The Challenge of Making Consumption Sustainable
    Venue: University main building, Fabianinkatu 33, lecture hall 13.
  • October 27 at 10:00 a.m. Lecture series History, Memory, Politics
    Building European Memory
    Bo Stråth & Malgorzata Pakier: A European Memory?
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • October 28-29 Seminar
    Russian Law at the Crossroads: Legal Scholarship and Practice in Contemporary Russia
    Venue: Porthania PIV, Yliopistonkatu 3, 1st floor.

November

  • November 2 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Mikko Salmela (HCAS): Evil Emotions
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 4 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Marianna Muravyeva (HCAS): Legal Constructions of Evil: Does the Law Protect Us from Evil?
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 4 at 2:00 p.m. Seminar series History, Memory, Politics
    Memory and Democracy in Russia
    Markku Kivinen: Perestroika and Left-Wing Fundamentalism -Model Variables of Previous Russian Modernisation
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 9 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Nikolay Koposov (HCAS): History and Evil: Towards the Concept of Moral History
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 11 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Dina Khapaeva (HCAS): Vampires and Nightmares: A Cultural Challenge?
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 11 at 2:00 p.m. Seminar series History, Memory, Politics
    Brendan Humphreys: Memory of the Munich Past
    Simo Leisti: Facing Stalinist Past in Early Brejnev Period
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 12 at 12.00 Guest Lecture
    Andrew Pickering: "Sketches of Another Future: Cybernetics in Britain, 1940-2000"
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 16 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Glen Newey (University of Keele): Review on Evil (title tbc)
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 18 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Sami Pihlström (HCAS): The Problem of Evil and the Limits of Language
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 18 at 2:00 p.m. Seminar series History, Memory, Politics
    Can the Past Be Repared?
    Jan Löfström: Historical Reparation and Historical Consciousness
    Stiina Löytömäki: The Heritage of Colonialism in France: Law and Memory Politics
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 23 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Sini Kangas (University of Helsinki): The History of Evil on Medieval Crusades
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 25 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Risto Saarinen (University of Helsinki): The Problem of Evil in Lutheran Theology
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24..
  • November 25 at 2:00 p.m. Seminar series History, Memory, Politics
    Sociology of Historical Consciousness
    Pilvi Torsti: Finnish Historical Consciousness Today: A Sociological Analysis
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • November 30 Student Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Mia Korpiola (HCAS): Anger, Hatred, and Violence in Medieval Swedish Law
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24. .

December

  • December 2 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    István Czachesz (University of Helsinki): The Representation, Structure, and Cultural Background of the Christian Hell
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • December 2 at 2:00 p.m. Seminar series History, Memory, Politics
    Memory and Fiction: Soviet Case
    Pekka Pesonen: Can Everything Be Remembered: The Problem of Memory in the Work of Yuri Trifonov
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • December 7 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Olga Gurova (HCAS): Evils of Global Capitalism
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.
  • December 9 at 2:15 p.m. Lecture Series Approaches to Evil and Wickedness
    Juha Sihvola (University of Jyväskylä): Are Compromises with Evil and Radical Evil
    Also Evil?

    NB! Changed venue: University main building, AUD XII, Unioninkatu 34.
  • December 9-10 Symposium
    Music and Institutions
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24
  • December 16 at 2:00 p.m. Seminar series History, Memory, Politics
    Historical Memory in Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Risto Pekka Pennanen: Orientalism and Invented Traditions in Bosnian Sevdalinka Music
    Venue: Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, Fabianinkatu 24.

For more information, please contact Maria Soukkio (maria.soukkio(AT)helsinki.fi)