Nostalgia in Contemporary Culture 4.-5. juni


An Interdisciplinary Conference on Nostalgia in Contemporary Culture

University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

(in association with the University of Oulu and Linnaeus University)

Funded by the Joint Committee for Nordic Research Councils for the Humanities and the Social Sciences (NOS-HS)


Keynote Speakers: Thomas Leitch, University of Delaware, & Laura Marcus, Goldsmiths' Professor of English at the University of Oxfor

The conference explored aspects of nostalgia in contemporary cultural production, especially in the intersection with:

  • Memory, Affect, Subjectivity
  • Nostalgia and Empire
  • Migration and Exile
  • The Anthropocene, the Post-human, and Utopian-Dystopian Imaginaries

 For more information about the project, please see