Creativity & Dementia

Who: Uses of Literature. The Social Dimensions of Literature
When: Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 10:00 - 16:00
Where: Room O-77


Organized by Danish Humanities Research in Dementia
Sponsored by the Faculty of Humanities, SDU
-Lars-Christer Hydén. Professor, Linköping University. Title: Creativity in talk: Re-framing
and sensitivity in dementia
-Alastair Morrison, Assistant professor, SDU. Title: Dementia Narrator and Dementia
-Gitte Rasmussen, Professor, Elisabeth Muth Andersen, Assistant professor & Elizabeth
Dalby Kristiansen, Post.doc., SDU. Title: Associative talk as an asset
-Hanne Mette Ochsner Ridder, Professor, Aalborg University. Title: Music as a key to
creativity and social engagement in persons with dementia
-Nora Simonhjell, Associate professor, University of Agder. Title: Dementia in
Contemporay Norwegian Fiction
-Peter Simonsen, Professor,SDU. Title: Nothing to be Frightened of?
-Aagje Swinnen, Professor, Maastricht University: Title: tba
-Oddgeir Synnes, Associate professor, VID Specialized University, Oslo. Title: The
dream we carry: poetry writing and dementia care

The conference participation is free of charge; since our total capacity for participants is limited by the number of seats, registration is
mandatory. Registration deadline: October 19, 2018.
For registration please contact: Sille Vilain Meulengracht (