2013.10.18 | People
Professor Svend Erik Larsen, Comparative Literature, has been elected to the Board of Trustees of the Academia Europaea
2013.09.26 | Lecture / talk
An open series of lectures on world literature starts next week and will offer a total of six tandem lectures, during which internationally recognised researchers from universities abroad will collaborate with researchers from Aarhus University in an effort to put world literature into perspective.
2013.09.20 | Publication
Passepartout is published semi-annually by the Department of Art History at the University of Aarhus. It is one of the largest peer-reviewed journals on art history and theory in Scandinavia. Each edition has a theme, inspired by current issues in art historical research and debate.
2013.07.02 | Art, culture and media
When the whole concept of tourism arose back in the Golden Age, there was also an anti-tourism movement. Artists rejected the idea of being streamlined tourists in favour of what they regarded as a more authentic form of travel. And the hunt for authenticity is still going on in the modern world.
2013.07.04 | Bogomtaler, Knowledge exchange
Ystad has a Wallander package, Paris offers a Da Vinci trip, and Oxford has Harry Potter tours. It’s called film tourism, and it has grown into a world-wide phenomenon. In Denmark film tourism is still relatively new, but one expert believes that in future Danish towns and cities will play an increasingly major role when tourists want to see where…
2013.06.25 | Research
Professor Svend Erik Larsen, Comparative Literature, has been appointed to the expert panel set up to evaluate research and research management in Latvia during Fall 2013
2013.06.04 | Reseach policy
Professor Svend Erik Larsen, Comparative Literature, has been elected to the expert group on research policy of the Academia Europaea, Hercules: Higher Education, Research and Culture in European Society.
2013.05.29 | Conference
Academia Europaea 25th anniversary conference 16-19 september, 2013, Wroclaw, Poland
2013.03.15 | Education
Due to technical problems with the online application system for applicants applying for our Master’s degree programmes, the application deadline is extended from 15 March until 18 March 11.59pm (CET) for all applicants with non-Danish qualifications.
2012.08.13 | Research
IT is now an integral part of our social and cultural lives, and to an increasing extent we all contribute to shaping the technology to our own needs. Over the coming years, researchers from the Department of Aesthetics and Communication and from the Department of Computer Science at Aarhus University will be exploring together aspects of and…