ATTR Summer School

Authoritative Texts: Media and Materiality.


12.06.2017 - 08:45

Time and place: June 12, 2017 - June 16, 2017, Norwegian School of Theology, Oslo


Research seminars and lectures by 

- Prof. John D. Peters, Yale University: “Authoritative Texts, Paper Machines, and Media Theory"

Prof. Liv Ingeborg Lied, Norwegian School of Theology:"Authoritative Texts: Media and Materiality "

Prof. Kristin B. Aavitsland, Norwegian School of Theology: “The Authority of the Word in Ecclesiastical Space: Script, Image, Liturgy”

Prof. Olav Torvund, Dep. Of Private Law, Law, University of Oslo: “Media and Law”

- Prof. Ellen Krefting,  Dep. of Philosophy, Classics, History of Art and Ideas, Humanities, University of Oslo: “Practicing Enlightenment. The Role of Periodicals in Eighteenth Century Denmark-Norway”


- Presentation by Stakeholder: Jana Weidemann, Kulturdepartementet

- Academic skills: Postdoc.Fellow Mona Abdel-Fadil, Department of Media and Communication, Humanities, University of Oslo: “The Online Academic Persona”

- Interdisciplinary Insights: Prof. Hugo Lundhaug, Theology, University of Oslo, “Travelling Concepts: Challenges of Interdiscplinarity”

For more details, see Program.


The workload of the seminar is stipulated to 5 ECTS credits.

We expect all participants to attend the whole week and every part of the program, June 12-16, 2017. 

We also expect the participants to prepare a paper and responses, and to read the required reading before the seminar.

Please make sure that you can prioritise preparation and participation before you register.