Yuval Harari - Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

100 000 years ago there were at least six species of humans on Earth. Today there is only one, ours: Homo sapiens.  Yuval Harari is presenting his book "Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind" that is launched in Norwegian February 1st 2016. 

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Yuval Noah Harari has a PhD in history from the University of Oxford. He is a Professor at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and is described as a rock-star lecturer.

Program:

  • Welcome by Harari fan, reptile hunter and Professor Jørn Hurum
  • Sapiens lecture by Yuval Harari
  • Yuval Harari in conversation about "Sapiens" with paleontologist Lene Liebe Delsett, linguist and writer Jan Grue 
    Moderator: journalist and writer Linn Stalsberg

Watch the lecture on live stream

From 17:30 - reception and book signing inn Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus

Book reviews:

Harari @ TED

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Published Jan. 28, 2016 5:02 PM - Last modified Mar. 15, 2016 10:52 AM