History of childhood emotions

Alkaa kello
Päättyy kello

University of Tampere, Linna building 5th floor, room 5026, Kalevantie 5, Tampere


PERLA - Tampere Centre for Childhood, Youth and Family Research

PERLA organizes an international research seminar on history of childhood emotions. Dr. Stephanie Olsen, visiting professor at the degree programme of history, will give a presentation on history of childhood emotions. After the presentation participants have the opportunity to discuss with Dr. Olsen.

klo 12.15-13.15 Stephanie Olsen: Childhood Emotions and the Making of Citizens: Historical Perspectives on Informal Education

klo 13.15-13.45 Discussion

Dr. Olsen is a professor from the McGill University in Canada. She received her PhD in history science from the McGill University, and has done a large body of research concerning history of childhood and youth, especially history of childhood and youth emotions. She has also worked many years at Max Planck Institute’s Centre for the History of Emotions in Germany.