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INSPIRE Seminar Series Autumn 2021

INSPIRE Seminar Series Autumn 2021

Tuesday, 29 Jun 2021

Please be invited and save the dates for the INSPIRE seminar series autumn 2021! The seminars will take place monthly, on Wednesdays from 12:00-13:00 CET, online, with invited researchers and artists.

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New Online Exhibition from the TRANSFORM Project

New Online Exhibition from the TRANSFORM Project

Friday, 25 Jun 2021

In societies at war or facing severe repression, what motivates individuals to take action for social justice when doing so involves great risk and uncertainty? How do such small but often heroic everyday acts of common people inspire larger transformations? And what is the impact of storytelling about everyday acts that challenge inequalities and injustices in places like Myanmar, Somaliland and Syria?

The TRANSFORM research team has grappled with these questions for four years, and you will find some answers in this online exhibition.

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New Animation Highlights Need for Refugee Education and Durable Futures

New Animation Highlights Need for Refugee Education and Durable Futures

Thursday, 17 Jun 2021

​Education in situations of conflict and crisis is central in efforts to protect children and youth in the near-term and fostering peaceful coexistence over the longer-term. But how can education enable individuals and communities to build durable futures when there is great uncertainty about where these futures will be? 

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Artistic Encounters in War and Violent Conflict: New Platform for the INSPIRE Project Launched

Artistic Encounters in War and Violent Conflict: New Platform for the INSPIRE Project Launched

Monday, 14 Jun 2021

​​On June 3rd 2021, the INSPIRE research platform was launched with a live performance by Faytinga and a presentation of artwork by Diala Brisly. The research platform can be explored at inspire.gallery

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Call for Applications: POPAGANDA Doctoral Position

Call for Applications: POPAGANDA Doctoral Position

Monday, 07 Jun 2021

​PRIO invites applications for a doctoral researcher with the POPAGANDA project. This will be a doctoral project on indigenous belief systems and cosmologies in Thai or Burmese popular culture and art.

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