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Exhibition 3–11 December, part of Nobel Week Lights
Courses and Programmes available for admission
The Department of Culture and Aesthetics has three book series through Stockholm University Press
The research at the Department of Culture and Aesthetics is conducted within the fields of Art History, History of Ideas, Literature, Musicology and Theatre Studies
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Khameleon Classics interviews Anna Albrektson.
Start your research career at the Department of Culture and Aestethics
18 Nobel laureates visit Stockholm University during this year's Nobel Week. Listen to this year's Nobel laureates in the Aula Magna on Thursday December 8 at KVA's official Nobel lectures.
New article by Anna Jörngården, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature.
Victoria Fareld is in a new article exploring the relation between the present, the past and the future in a intertwined rather than chronological view of times.
World Scientific Publishing has published the book Ocean Bound Women. Sisters Sailing Around the World in the 1880s–The Adventures–The Ship–The People, written by Anders Hallengren, Associate Professor of Literature at Stockholm University.
A collaboration between artists, curators and lighting designers. Part of Nobel Week Lights Stockholm 3–11 December.
The first Notification of Selection Results for the spring semester 2023 is published on 9 December.
Are you interested in applying for the autumn semester 2023? Meet us online during our Webinar Weekend for prospective students on the 10th and 11th of December 2022!
Courses and programmes that still have available places after the regular admission round may open up for late application on 15 December.
An international Conference in Stockholm 9–10 February 2023
Because a picture is worth a thousand words
A profile area at Stockholm University
Because an idea can change your life
Because literature is more than the book you read on the train
To understand music
Because the world is a scene
In collaboration with the schools of Business and Law at together with prominent art institutions in Stockholm
Find out more about the current research projects at the Department of Culture and Aesthetics
The Stockholm University exhibition space where art, science and societal issues meet