Time and place: Dec. 9, 2017 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM, Juridisk bibliotek

On the occasion of the Nobel Peace Price for 2017 being awarded to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), we are showing the film "The Arrow of Time" with Mikhail Gorbatsjov among others. The film is a warning against a new nuclear arms race.

Time and place: Sep. 1, 2017 9:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Stallen i Professorboligen

Professor Patricia Kameri-Mbote (University of Nairobi) and professor David Garland (New York University) give lectures on the occasion of receiving honorary doctoral degrees at the University of Oslo.

Time and place: Jan. 16, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Auditorium 6, Domus Academica (Urbygningen)

As U.S. cultural and political attitudes change, so do trends in U.S. law. Where is the U.S. Constitution in all of this? Guest lecture by Professor Steve Barnes, Penn State Law.

Time and place: Oct. 1, 2016 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Wergeland

A British documentary about how two sons of prominent Nazis relate to their fathers gruesome acts during the Second World War.

Picture of demonstration for human rights
Time and place: Apr. 6, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset in Oslo, Amalie Skram

International and European refugee law is under pressure.

The current refugee crisis has resulted in a collapse of both European and global solidarity in regard to refugee protection.

Time and place: Feb. 16, 2016 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Litteraturhuset, Amalie Skram

The refugee crisis has polarised the citizens of Europe. Inhumane policies are employed or threatened as people attempt to cross the borders of Europe. In these times, it becomes important to challenge double standards so that the univeral human rights to remain universal, argues Frances Webber from The Institue of Race Relations.