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Pinni B1096, (address: Kanslerinrinne 1, 1st fl.)

The Institute for Advanced Social Research (IASR) of the University of Tampere welcomes you to its 15th Anniversary Panel on Wednesday, 18 April 2018.



14:15-14:30 Opening and an overview of the past year
Professor Risto Heiskala, Director of the IASR

14:30-14:45 Greetings from the University and a peek into the future
Rector Liisa Laakso/Professor Seppo Parkkila, Vice Rector for Research

14:45 – 15:50 Panel: NATURE/CULTURE
8 talks of 8 minutes by 8 current fellows:

Elina Mäkinen: On biological vs. cultural anthropology
Louise Settle: Nature/Culture and the history of 'delinquency'
Meyda Yeğenoğlu: Nature/Culture and feminism
Benedikt Schoenborn: On German culture and Nazi war crimes
Robert Imre: A political theory of new human
Laura Ahva: Materiality and discursivity debate in journalism
Mahmut Mutman: Criticism of social constructionism
Marianna Muravyeva: Is there Nature versus Culture?


Professor Risto Heiskala, Director of the IASR


Additional information

For more information, please contact:
Research Secretary Marjukka Virkajärvi