Upcoming events

7 June 2022

What enabled or compelled women to move in the past? This seminar explores aspects of women’s travel in the Ancient Mediterranean.

7 June 2022

Technologies are not merely tools for achieving necessary ends but a vehicle through which humans articulate and implement visions of the future.

7 June 2022

The Holberg Prize Laureate and the Nils Klim Prize Laureate in conversation about their background and their research.

8 June 2022

Experts are usually seen as skilled in understanding and explaining how the world works, but they do not only represent the world: they help make it.

8 June 2022

Science and Technology Studies allows us to rethink the position of the political subject in a mechanized, instrumentalized, yet indeterminate world. Lecture by the 2022 Holberg Prize Laureate, Sheila Jasanoff.

9 June 2022

The Official Award Ceremony for the Holberg Prize and the Nils Klim Prize.

10 June 2022

A roundtable discussion with perspectives from the social sciences and humanities.

10 June 2022

A conversation between 2022 Holberg Laureate Sheila Jasanoff, Harvard University, and Professor Stephen Hilgartner, Cornell University.

10 June 2022

Holberg Laureate Sheila Jasanoff in conversation with Professor Cathrine Holst on the issue of trust in relations between experts and publics.

Previous events

14 March 2022

The recipients of the 2022 Holberg Prize and the 2022 Nils Klim Prize will be announced on Monday, 14 March, at 09:00, CET (UTC +1).

4 December 2021

Is identity politics a force for good?

2 December 2021

As a warm-up to the 4 December Holberg Debate, the documentary film "Examined Life" will be screened at Bergen Cinema on 2 December. The event is open for all and free of charge.

1 November 2021

The 2021 Nils Klim Prize was awarded to Finnish-Russian Daria Gritsenko, for her outstanding research contributions in the intersection between political science, environmental studies and digital humanities. In this interview Gritsenko speaks about her background and research

1 November 2021

Holbergsamtalen med Martha C. Nussbaum.

10 June 2021

Holberg Laureate Griselda Pollock in conversation with Stina Högqvist from the National Museum in Olso.

9 June 2021

Award Ceremony for the 2020 and 2021 Holberg Prize and Nils Klim Prize Laureates.

8 June 2021

Award Ceremony and dinner for the winners of the Holberg Prize School Project and the Teacher's Prize.

8 June 2021

The Symposium is held in honour of the 2021 Holberg Laureate, Martha C. Nussbaum.

8 June 2021

Lecture by 2021 Holberg Laureate Martha C. Nussbaum.

8 June 2021

The 2021 Nils Klim Seminar is held in honour of 2021 Nils Klim Laureate Daria Gritsenko.

7 June 2021

Lecture by the 2020 Holberg Laureate, Griselda Pollock.

7 June 2021

The Symposium is held in honour of the 2020 Holberg Laureate, Griselda Pollock.

5 March 2021

Watch live on Friday, 5 March, at 15:00 CET, to discover who will be awarded the 2021 Holberg Prize and the 2021 Nils Klim Prize.

17 December 2020

In this years' Nils Klim Conversation Frederik Poulsen discusses his background and research in Old Testament Studies with peer Anne Katrine de Hemmer Gudme.