16 September 2019
Professor Frode Helland, Dean of Faculty of Humanities of University of Oslo presents: Distant Visions Using Digital Humanities Methods to Analyze the Global Success of Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House

Details are as follows:

Date: 16 September 2019 (Monday)
Time: 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Venue:  Room D405, 4/F, Lee Quo Wei Academic Building (Block D), The Hang Seng University of Hong Kong

About Professor Frode Helland

Professor Frode Helland is currently Dean of the Faculty of Humanities and Professor of Scandinavian Studies, University of Oslo, Norway. He has been Director of the Centre for Ibsen Studies and has led international research projects on Ibsen Studies. Under his leadership, the Centre for Ibsen Studies has developed “IbsenStage”, which is a powerful digital humanities database storing the performance data of Ibsen performances all over the world in the last 150 years. His recent publications include Ibsen on Theatre (Nic Hern Books, 2018), Ibsen Between Cultures (Novus Forlag, 2016), A Global Doll’s House: Ibsen and Distant Visions (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016), and Ibsen in Practice: Relational Readings of Performance, Cultural Encounters and Power (London: Methuen, 2015).

About Centre for Greater China Studies (CGCS)

CGCS aims to provide a platform to enhance interdisciplinary research concerning Greater China region.

*This event was partially supported by a grant from the Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (Project No.: UGC/IDS14/17)