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    RJ supports research in Humanities and Social Sciences. Support is provided in several forms: programmes, projects, infrastructure for research, and also for researc... Read
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    Pro Futura is a post-doctoral programme for leading research providing particularly promising young researchers with an extended period of financing for independent ... Read
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  • Precarious Peacebuilding - Exploring New Research Agendas
    Published: 2016-01-26 10:15:11
    The aim is to organize a workshop 1-2 October 2013 at UI, Stockholm, for 50 international and national participants, specially invited, on the theme of "Precarious Peacebuilding - Exploring New Research Agendas". Core themes are: A Gender-Just Peace and Transitional Justice; Divided Cities - Challenges to Peacebuilding and Development; Peacebuilding & Local Government. Peace research has over the last years begun to conceptualize alternatives to ... Read more
  • Architecture as Propaganda in Twentieth-Century Totalitarian Regimes. History and Heritage.
    Published: 2016-01-25 11:39:01
    The aim of the conference is to map and analyse the rhetorical architecture of twentieth-century European totalitarian regimes. Essential issues are to define rhetorical architecture, to examine if certain architectural styles tend to be associated with totalitarian regimes and how ideological propaganda is promulgated through architecture. An important aspect is how rhetorical architecture left behind by totalitarian regimes may be integrated in... Read more
  • Institutional Aesthetics: Style and Function of SF-journalen 1930-1960
    Published: 2016-01-25 11:36:36
    The project studies representations of actuality in the Swedish film company Svensk Filmindustri’s nationally distributed newsreel, SF-journalen. In focus is the film medium’s function as depicter of actuality during a period when the Swedish model welfare state expanded and was implemented on a massive scale. The study follows two parallel lines of inquiry. The first is aesthetic and concentrates on the newsreels. The second is institutionally ... Read more
  • Call för papers
    Published: 8/29/2014
    International workshop in Stockholm 23–24 April 2015, organised by Stiftelsen Riksbankens Jubileumsfond’s sector committee ‘Mediatisation of Culture and Everyday Life’ in cooperation with ECREA TWG Mediatization. This workshop prioritises cultural perspectives in both the aesthetic and the anthropological sense, attending to arts and cultural industries as well as cultural practices of making sense in/of their daily lives. Read more
  • Flexit call 2014
    Published: 7/3/2014
    RJ now invites applications for three Flexit jobs: three in-house research positions at three different organisations in Sweden. Flexit seeks new, flexible solutions designed to spread research and researchers outside higher education institutions (HEIs). Read more
  • The Flexit programme Progress report 2013
    Published: 5/20/2014
    The purpose of this progress or monitoring report is to support decisions on how Riksbankens Jubileumsfond’s (RJ) Flexit initiative can be developed. This aim has entailed efforts to make recommendations and proposals in the report concrete and practicable. In the Flexit programme, some projects have been under way for a year and others have ended. It is a small programme with few stakeholders so far. These stakeholders’ experience and perception... Read more
  • Call for applications: Frö program 2014
    Published: 2/7/2014
    The FRÖ program is made to promote the cooperation between French and Swedish researchers by giving the possibility to have a short experience in France (1 to 4 weeks). The program intends to establish new collaboration or strengthen the existing ones between French scientists, universities or research centers. Read more