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Virtual Panel Discussion: Nordic Colonialism in the Caribbean

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Dec 05
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Virtual Panel Discussion: Nordic Colonialism in the Caribbean
Dec 05, 2020
10:00am - 11:00am PST

In this virtual panel including Professor Lill-Ann Körber from Aarhus University, Denmark and Temi Odumosu, Senior Lecturer in Cultural Studies at Malmö University, Sweden, we will examine Nordic colonialism in the Caribbean. The talk takes place in connection with our current exhibition, La Vaughn Belle: A History of Unruly Returns. You can read more about the exhibit here.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://nordicmuseum-org.zoom.us/j/93213972405?pwd=Y1NISW1XVDZHS09rc1R0Ynp5REdIdz09
Passcode: 929687
Or iPhone one-tap : 
    US: +12532158782,,93213972405#,,,,,,0#,,929687#  or +16699009128,,93213972405#,,,,,,0#,,929687# 
Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
        US: +1 253 215 8782  or +1 669 900 9128  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 646 558 8656 
Webinar ID: 932 1397 2405
Passcode: 929687
    International numbers available: https://nordicmuseum-org.zoom.us/u/an1XuD0M4

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About the speakers:

Lill-Ann Körber is a professor of Scandinavian literature, media and culture at Aarhus University, Denmark. She holds an M.A. and a PhD. in Scandinavian Studies from Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Her recent work focuses on the legacy and remembrance of Scandinavian colonial history, in particular the transatlantic slave trade. Related research interests include Greenlandic contemporary culture, Scandinavian Arctic discourses, and past and present relations with Africa and the Caribbean as represented in Scandinavian literature, art, and film. She is currently a member of the research network The Art of Nordic Colonialism: Writing Transcultural Art Histories.

Temi Odumosu is Senior Lecturer in Cultural Studies at Malmö University. She is author of the award-winning book Africans in English Caricature 1769-1819: Black Jokes White Humour (2017). Her research interests include colonial visual cultures, archival praxis, postmemorial art and performance, and ethics-of-care in representation. Overall, she is focused on the multitude ways art can mediate social transformation and healing. She is currently a member of the research network The Art of Nordic Colonialism: Writing Transcultural Art Histories.

Virtual Panel Discussion: Nordic Colonialism in the Caribbean
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In this virtual panel including Professor Lill-Ann Körber from Aarhus University, Denmark and Temi Odumosu, Senior Lecturer in Cultural Studies at Malmö University, Sweden, we will examine Nordic colonialism in the Caribbean. The talk takes place in connection with our current exhibition, La Vaughn Belle: A History of Unruly Returns. You can read more about the exhibit here.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://nordicmuseum-org.zoom.us/j/93213972405?pwd=Y1NISW1XVDZHS09rc1R0Ynp5REdIdz09
Passcode: 929687
Or iPhone one-tap : 
    US: +12532158782,,93213972405#,,,,,,0#,,929687#  or +16699009128,,93213972405#,,,,,,0#,,929687# 
Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
        US: +1 253 215 8782  or +1 669 900 9128  or +1 346 248 7799  or +1 301 715 8592  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 646 558 8656 
Webinar ID: 932 1397 2405
Passcode: 929687
    International numbers available: https://nordicmuseum-org.zoom.us/u/an1XuD0M4

blue and white art work

About the speakers:

Lill-Ann Körber is a professor of Scandinavian literature, media and culture at Aarhus University, Denmark. She holds an M.A. and a PhD. in Scandinavian Studies from Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Her recent work focuses on the legacy and remembrance of Scandinavian colonial history, in particular the transatlantic slave trade. Related research interests include Greenlandic contemporary culture, Scandinavian Arctic discourses, and past and present relations with Africa and the Caribbean as represented in Scandinavian literature, art, and film. She is currently a member of the research network The Art of Nordic Colonialism: Writing Transcultural Art Histories.

Temi Odumosu is Senior Lecturer in Cultural Studies at Malmö University. She is author of the award-winning book Africans in English Caricature 1769-1819: Black Jokes White Humour (2017). Her research interests include colonial visual cultures, archival praxis, postmemorial art and performance, and ethics-of-care in representation. Overall, she is focused on the multitude ways art can mediate social transformation and healing. She is currently a member of the research network The Art of Nordic Colonialism: Writing Transcultural Art Histories.

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