Greetings from Sydney

In February and March 2019, Johan Östling has been a visiting scholar at the Australian Centre for Public History at the University of Technology Sydney. During his stay in Sydney, he had the privilege of discussing the history of universities, the history of the humanities and, more generally, the history of knowledge with a number…

A warm welcome to Anton Jansson!

We wish to welcome our new colleague Anton Jansson to our research environment in Lund. Anton Jansson is a postdoctoral researcher in History. He holds a PhD in History of Ideas and Science from the University of Gothenburg, and has a special interest in historical perspectives on religion in modernity. From 2019 he works in…

New insights?

In the latest issue of Scandia, Staffan Bergwik discusses our edited volume  Circulation of Knowledge and its contribution to the field. “Som jag ser det skymtar en stor fråga i bakgrunden av det nya fältet, och den rör kunskapsorganisationens intressanta historia. Det disciplinära sätt som kunskap alltmer intensivt organiserades på under 1800- och 1900-talen har…