Uppsala Higher Seminars in Agrarian History

Last changed: 24 August 2023

Programme for the autumn semester 2023.

For further information, please contact: Martin Andersson, Postdoctor, +46704258675, send an e-mail to: martin.a.andersson@slu.se

For some of the seminars there will be papers to read ahead - please contact Martin Andersson if you are interested.

* Seminars marked with an asterisk, will be held digitally, in Zoom.
Zoom link: https://slu-se.zoom.us/j/64447510434, Password: 112233.

Friday the 8th of September at 10:00


Martin Skoglund (Doctoral Student at Division of Agrarian History, SLU)
Climate and agriculture in the Little Ice Age: The case of Sweden in a wider European perspective

Venue: SAL L, Undervisningshuset, Ultuna

Opponent: Samuel White, Helsinki University

Language: English


Wednesday the 4th of October at 13:00-15:00

Half-time seminar

Sofia Carlfjord (Doctoral Student at Division of Agrarian History, SLU)

Local modernization through local politics in Sweden 1863–1918

Venue:Ulls hus, Ultuna

Opponent: Erik Bengtsson (Department of Economic History, Lund University)

Language: Swedish


*Wednesday the 18th of October at 13:00-15:00

Mabel Winter (Sheffield University)

Mills and the milling industry in early modern England

Language: English


*Wednesday the 25th of October at 13:00-15:00

Anton Bonnier & Erika Weiberg (Department of Archeology and Ancient History, Uppsala University)

Climate and agricultural economies in Ancient Greece

Language: Swedish


*Wednesday the 1st of November at 13:00-15:00

Anna Westin (Swedish Biodiversity Centre, SLU)

Kor, mjölk och smör i brytningstid: Tidiga framsteg i mjölkproduktionen enligt gårdsarkiv i södra Dalarna 1850–1920

Language: Swedish


*Wednesday the 29th of November at 13:00-15:00

William Renström (Doctoral Student at Division of Agrarian History, SLU)

Title TBA

Language: Swedish


*Wednesday the 13th of December at 13:00-15:00

Sara Williamsson (Department of Archeology and Ancient History, Lund University)

Hallastugan, 1730- till 1940-tal. En fallstudie av de obesuttnas plats i landskapet

Language: Swedish


*Wednesday the 24th of January 2024

Half-day symposium

Om djurgårdar och djurhagar

Co-arrangement with Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management, Alnarp. Note! This is a preliminary date (could also be on 31/1 or 6/2) – more information will come!