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New book on the history of suicides

New book exploring the history of suicides by HEX researcher Riikka Miettinen: Suicide, Law, and Community in Early Modern Sweden (Palgrave Macmillan, World Histories of Crime, Culture and Violence).

Ready for HEX Conference 2019

Everything is ready for first conference of HEX: History of Experience: Theories, Methodologies, and Concepts, to be held in Tampere University, March 4-5, 2019. Our keynote speakers are Professor Laura Lee Downs (European …

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CFP: Confession and Social Responsibility

Call For Papers! Dr. Nina Koefoed (Aarhus) and Dr. Andrew Newby (Tampere) are organising a Symposium on Confession and Social Responsibility, to be held at Aarhus University, 11-12 February 2019. The …

Conference: Experiences of Dis/ability

EXPERIENCES OF DIS/ABILITY FROM THE LATE MIDDLE AGES TO THE MID-TWENTIETH CENTURY 21 – 23 August 2019, Tampere University, Finland Please go to the conference website for more information

HEX events 2018-2019

AUTUMN 2018 12.9. HEX Seminar: Ville Kivimäki on the concept of experience 18.9. HEX Seminar: History of Religious Experience, Emotion and the Body 3.10. HEX Seminar: Leonora Lottrup Rasmussen on …

NordWel Summer School in Helsinki, 13-17 August

The 10th International NordWel Summer School takes place in Helsinki on 13-17 August, 2018.  The event gathers PhD students and scholars across disciplines to discuss and foster innovative cross-disciplinary research on …

Workshop in Jyväskylä

HEX and post-doctoral researcher Antti Malinen are co-organizing a workshop “Particularities of Interviewing Traumatized People”, together with professor Selma Leydesdorff, at IOHA 2018 (International Oral History Association Conference), Jyväskylä, on …