Inaugural Symposium of The MSA Nordic

(Nordic Regional Group of the Memory Studies Association)

This conference brings together scholars of cultural and collective memory and researchers working on memory questions within related disciplines (oral history, heritage studies, history, ethnography, political science, psychology etc.).

Keynote: Eneken Laanes (University of Tallinn): Born Translated Memories: Transnational Memory, Domestication and Foreignisation

Panels and papers address issues such as:

  • Administrations of memory and memory politics in Europe and beyond
  • Post-colonial memory in the North and North Atlantic region
  • Transnational memory in Europe
  • Possibilities and limitations of “prosthetic memory”
  • Teaching history and memory

The conference is free and open to all students and staff at the University of Copenhagen, but due to corona restrictions, we need to register all on site participants. Online participation is not limited. If you would like to participate, please send a message to Tea Sindbæk Andersen.

Draft pogramme

The programme combines digital and online session.