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Invisible worlds

Title
Invisible worlds: Haunting between sensations and representations
Speaker(s)
Speaker: Kirsten Marie Raahauge # The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, Danish School of Design
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Date and Time
6th Mar 2015 15:10 - 6th Mar 2015 17:00
Location
Room S.1, 2nd Floor, Psychology Building, 7 George Square
URL
http://www.san.ed.ac.uk/events/research_seminars/2014_2015/invisible_worlds_haunting_between_sensations_and_representations

How do people make sense of inexplicable experiences, many of which are invisible sensations? And how does the anthropologist deal with this field of sensations that are not represented in everyday language? These questions arise from my study on Haunted Houses in Denmark today.