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14. Sep 2023
kl 09:30 - 15:30

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Disputation: Laura Toxværd: The making of manifold musical becomings

You may follow the disputation online. Link for registration as an online spectator at the bottom of this page.


14 Sep
kl 09:30 - 15:30

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Laura Toxværd will defend the thesis “Muliggørelser af mangfoldige musiktilblivelser” translated to “The making of manifold musical becomings” for the PhD degree.

Toxværd has followed the Ph.D programme at the Faculty of Fine Arts, with spesialisation in Art in Context.

Trial lecture starts at 9.30am

Public defence starts at 12 noon

Title of trial lecture: Hvem og hva bestemmer i konserten? Metoder for kunstnerisk forskning på agens i fri improvisasjon.

Read the thesis in AURA

Disputation chair: Dean Marit Wergeland

Assessment committee:

  • First opponent: Professor Stefan Östersjö, Luleå University of Technology
  • Second opponent: Professor Emerita Anna-Lena Østern, NTNU
  • Chair of assessment committee: Professor Tony Valberg, Department of Music & Music education, UiA

Supervisors in the doctoral work:

  • Main supervisor: Associate Professor Tormod Wallem Anundsen
  • Co-supervisor: Associate Professor Tanja Orning


What to do as an online audience member:

The disputation is open to the public. To follow the trial lecture and the public defence online, register on Zoom.

We ask online audience members to join no earlier than 10 minutes in advance. After these times, you can leave and rejoin the meeting at any time.

Opponent ex auditorio:

Deadline for the public to pose questions is during the break between the two opponents. Questions ex auditorio can be submitted to marit.wergeland@uia.no