MF CASR researchers. Photo: Hilde Arnesen

Tuesday Lunches- Spring 2019

MF CASR meets every Tuesday from 11:30-12:00 for an informal lunch in the CASR room on the 4th Floor of MF, near the Kitchen.


12.02.2019 - 11:30 to 28.05.2019 - 12:00

Bring your "matpakke" and join us to hear from our colleaes in CASR and other institutions about newly released books, articles in progress, and highlights from long-term projects.  Coffee and tea are provided.  The presentation is usually in the same language as the title, with discussion afterwards in English or Norwegian.


12 February

Semester Opening, and presentation from Jan-Olav Henriksen, MF
Book Presentation: Christianity as Distinct Practices: A Complicated Relationship


19 February

Ragnar Misje Bergem, MF
«Teologiske perspektiver på nærværets politikk»


26 February

Jens Braarvig, Norsk filologisk institutt (PHI)
«Fra Bombay til Bergen: Barlaam og Josaphat på reise vestove»


5 March

Marta Bivand Erdal, PRIO
“Interrogating Catholic Superdiversity: Language, Identity and Faith in Catholic Parish Life in Norway.”


12 March

Wally Vincente Cirafesi, MF
“Studying Jewish - Christian Interaction in Capernaum from the 1st to the 7th Century: Problems and Prospects.”


19 March

Karl-Olav Sandnes, MF
«Jesus i Getsemane -  i lys av gresk kulturs idealer»


26 March

Aike Rots, IKOS/UiO
"Whales of Power."  Presentation of new ERC-funded project about relations between humans and aquatic mammals in maritime regions of East Asia, focusing on popular ritual practices and beliefs.


2 April

Daniela Rapisarda, MF
"Trauma-Theology in Context: South Sudan as a Case Study"

9 April

Matthew Monger, MF/CAS
“The Nameless Women of Genesis in the Margins of Manuscripts.”


16 April

Easter Holiday.  No Tuesday Lunch this week.


23 April

Andreas Hvidsten, MF
«Religion i internasjonal politikk»


30 April

Otfried Czaika, MF
«Bokhistorie mellom kanon og arkiv»


7 May

Prof Dag Øistein Endsjø
Tittel TBA


14 May

Michael Stausberg, UiB/CAS
«Truede religioner» Del av CAS-prosjektet «The Demise of Religions».


21 May

Marianne Bjelland Kartzow, TF & Liv Ingeborg Lied, MF.
«'Books known only by title': På leting etter bøker ingen har lest» ?


28 May

Semester CLosing, and presentation by Eivor Oftestad, MF.
Paktens ark i Laterankirken
The Lateran Church in Rome and the Ark of the Covenant: Housing the Holy Relics of Jerusalem.