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21. Jan 2022
kl 10:15 - 12:00

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Disputation: Nina Helene Jakobia Skogli: Thinking through affect: Affective uncertainty in politically engaged contemporary theatre

The disputation will be held digitally. Spectators may follow the disputation digitally – link is available below.

Nina Helene Jakobia Skogli of the Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Agder has submitted her thesis entitled «Thinking through affect: Affective uncertainty in politically engaged contemporary theatre» (In Norwegian: «Å tenke gjennom affekt: Affektiv usikkerhet i politisk engasjert samtidsteater») and will defend the thesis for the PhD-degree Friday 21 January 2022. (Photo: Private)

Nina Helene Jakobia Skogli of the Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Agder has submitted her thesis entitled «Thinking through affect: Affective uncertainty in politically engaged contemporary theatre» (In Norwegian: «Å tenke gjennom affekt: Affektiv usikkerhet i politisk engasjert samtidsteater») and will defend the thesis for the PhD-degree Friday 21 January 2022. (Photo: Private)

Time

21 Jan
kl 10:15 - 12:00

Add to calendar

Place

Online - link below

Registration deadline

No deadline specified

Nina Helene Jakobia Skogli of the Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Agder has submitted her thesis entitled «Thinking through affect: Affective uncertainty in politically engaged contemporary theatre» (In Norwegian: «Å tenke gjennom affekt: Affektiv usikkerhet i politisk engasjert samtidsteater») and will defend the thesis for the PhD-degree Friday 21 January 2022.

She has followed the PhD-programme at the Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Agder, with specialisation in Art in Context (KIK).

Read the summary of the thesis by Nina Helene Jakobia Skogli:

The trial lecture and the public defence will take place at Sal 1, Sigurd Køhns hus – Building K, Campus Kristiansand and online, via the Zoom conferencing app - link for spectators below.

Dean Marit Wergeland, Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Agder, will chair the disputation.

The trial lecture Friday 21 January at 10:15 hours 

Public defence Friday 21 January at 12:00 hours

Given topic for trial lecture: «Hvordan er affektiv usikkerhet som dramaturgisk grep i samtidskunsten, et tegn i tiden? I lys av dette, hvordan forholder en affektiv tilnærming seg til å praktisere forestillingsanalyse og utsigelseskonstruksjonen i en teaterpedagogisk kontekst?»

Thesis Title: «Thinking through affect: Affective uncertainty in politically engaged contemporary theatre» («Å tenke gjennom affekt: Affektiv usikkerhet i politisk engasjert samtidsteater»)

Search for the thesis in AURA - Agder University Research Archive, a digital archive of scientific papers, theses and dissertations from the academic staff and students at the University of Agder.

The thesis is available here:

(With English Summary)

The Candidate: Nina Helene Jakobia Skogli (1988, Kragerø) Bachelor degree: Subject teacher in Theater, UiA (2012). Masters degree in Art, UiA (2014). Master thesis: Mellom nærhet og avstand: Opplevelsesorienterte forestillingsanalyser av Minnenes Museum av NIE og OMsorg av Goksøyr & Martens. Present position: Assistant Professor in theater at the Faculty of Fine Arts, UiA.

Opponents:

First opponent: Associate Professor Erik Exe Christoffersen, Aarhus University, Denmark

Second opponent: Professor Camilla Eeg-Tverbakk, OsloMet, Norway

Associate Professor Kristian Nødtvedt Knudsen, Department of Visual Arts  and Drama, University of Agder, is appointed as the administrator for the assessment committee.

Supervisors in the doctoral work were Professor Siemke Böhnisch, UiA (main superrvisor) and Professor André Eiermann, UiA (co-supervisor)

What to do as an audience member:

The disputation is open to the public. To follow the trial lecture and the public defence, which is transmitted via the Zoom conferencing app, you have to click on this link:

https://uiano.zoom.us/j/64258000699?pwd=VXY0YnR4aXZzK0lqTnhTZXJ5WGROZz09&from=addon

We ask audience members to join the virtual trial lecture at 10:05 at the earliest and the public defense at 11:50 at the earliest. After these times, you can leave and rejoin the meeting at any time. Further, we ask audience members to turn off their microphone and camera and keep them turned off throughout the event. You do this at the bottom left of the image when in Zoom. We recommend you use ‘Speaker view’. You select that at the top right corner of the video window when in Zoom.

Opponent ex auditorio:

The chair invites members of the public to pose questions ex auditorio in the introduction to the public defense, with deadlines. It is a prerequisite that the opponent has read the thesis. Questions can be submitted to the chair Marit Wergeland on e-mail marit.wergeland@uia.no