Health, Art and Society (HAS)

Health, Art and Society is an interdisciplinary research group working on illness narratives. HAS was established in 2015 and is working within the field of health humanities. 

Coming up 2019

28. February

In connection with Ph.d. Dragana Lukic's Ph.d. project, the movie Away from Her will be shown for HAS-members and other targeted participants. At Campus Breivika 16.15-19.30. Light refreshments.

1. March

Ph.d. seminar in SVHUM-A 3021. 09.15-12.00. 


Guestlecture by  Assistant Professor  Lasse R. Gammelgaard (Universitetet i Århus), Teaching "MadLit" in High School Classrooms. 

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28.-29. March

Guestlecture by  Assistant Professor Carsten Stage (Universitetet i Århus), Den entreprenørielle kræftfortælling - en ny patografi på sociale medier.   

20. – 24. May

Professor II, Matías Martínez holds a Ph.d. seminar, gives a guestlecture about narratology and offers individual supervision for the Ph.d candidates. 

19-20. September

The seventh international Hamsun-conference is taking place at UiT The Arctic University of Norway.  

The conference theme is Hamsun and Borders, and boundary states within medicinal/psychological disciplines will be adressed. HAS-members Henrik Johnsson, Ingri Løkholm Ramberg and Linda Hamrin Nesby is hosting the conference.


Every Thursday from 12-13 HAS meets for lunch in the Teorifagkantina. Please bring your own lunch, if nothing else is noted. 


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