[29 Nov 2016] It can be quite an honour to be included in a literary work - but it may also be a demeaning experience. A new PhD thesis from the University of Gothenburg explores the clash that may arise between artistic freedom and people's right to protect their privacy and reputation. After analysing 14 works of literature and the subsequent court cases, the author concludes for example that courts should be able to consult literature experts.
[25 Oct 2016] On November 4, Robert Pfaller, professor in philosophy and cultural sciences, holds this year's Cassirer lecture at the University of Gothenburg. Pfaller is a border-crossing scholar who doesn't hesitate to step out in the public and be controversial.
[14 Sep 2016] The British Museum in London is rewriting history to appear in a better light and defend itself against demands to return objects to their countries of origin. This is the conclusion of a new PhD thesis in archaeology from the University of Gothenburg.
12 Dec at 3:00 PM [Seminar series]
15 Dec at 1:30 PM [Lecture]