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Nordic Network on Visual Studies

This is an interdisciplinary social science network that is funded by Nordforsk.

It is coordinated by Árni Sverrisson, Professor of Sociology, Stockholm University

 Participation is open to researchers from the Nordic countries and other academics with research interests there.

 The network operates a Google group for information on visual studies in the Nordic countries and elsewhere.

If you want to be added to this list, please  go to the Google group


Nordic Visual Studies Workshop II - 25-27 October 2007
first announcement and call for papers and presentations
Second announcement and call for papers and presentations, deadline June 15, 2007

Workshop Programme

Abstracts from contributors

Pictures from Vällingby Workshop





Description of the network (in Swedish)

List of steering group members

Letter to members 2006-10-13  (IVSA: International Visual Sociology Association) (Visual Anthropology Site) (Visual Resources Blog by Yannis Scarpelos)


Relevant education:

Visual Culture Studies Tromsö at


Material from Network Meeting


Roskilde 23-24 nov 2006



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