On-going Research Projects

Inga-Lill Aronsson:

  • Transition, Memory and Reconciliation - inquiry into the Roles and Functions of Cultural and Natural Heritages in Areas of Conflict and Disaster
    Project studies the ideas and praxis of the meaning of cultural heritage in reconciliation processes in post-conflict societies from a comparative perspective. The project is cross-disciplinary and draws on peace and confliuct research, comparative religion, law and cultural anthropology.
  • The Never Ending Story
    The project maps and studies the longitudinal consequences of Projektet kartlägger och utforskar de longitudinella konsekvenserna av ett deportation project i central Mexico. The project is based on ethnographic fieldwork.

Åse Hedemark:

Isto Huvila:

  • CAPTURE
    The project financed by a ERC Consolidator Grant creates new knowledge on the documentation, making and use of research data.
  • COST-ARKWORK
    A European network on archaeological practices and knowledge work in the digital environment.
  • ALMPUB
    The project aims to provide new understanding of how digitalisation and globalisation affects the role of ALM-institutions in supporting and strenthening the public sphere.
  • Libraries, Archives and Museums: Changes, Challenges and Collaboration (LAMC3)
    The project aims to create new knowledge on changes in ALM-sector.
  • Marie Curie ITN POEM
    The aim of the project is to train future experts in the cultural heritage sector with a focus on participatory memory practices.

Ulrika Kjellman:

Kerstin Rydbeck:

  • Läsarnas cirklar. En litteratursociologisk undersökning om socialt läsande och läsargemenskaper i dagens Sverige
    Projektet söker kartlägga omfattningen av bokcirkelverksamheten i Sverige idag och studerar deltagarmönster, arbetssätt och funktioner hos olika typer av cirklar.
  • ALMPUB
    The project aims to provide new understanding of how digitalisation and globalisation affects the role of ALM-institutions in supporting and strenthening the public sphere.
  • Libraries, Archives and Museums: Changes, Challenges and Collaboration (LAMC3)
    The project aims to create new knowledge on changes in ALM-sector.
  • "Shared Reading" in Nordic Context
    The project aims to follow up and stimulate the development of Shared Reading, a method of social reading in groups, in Denmark, Sweden och Norway using action research as a method.

Reine Rydén:

  • Bevarande och gallring
    Om två olika aspekter av bevarande av arkivinformation: 1) bevarande och gallring i teori och praktik vid arkivinstitutioner; 2) frågor relaterade till information om kärnavfall som måste bevaras under en tidsperiod som långt överstiger det som går att förutse.