The conference is organized by EDDA – Center of Excellence at the University of Iceland and L’École des hautes études en sciences sociales (EHESS) in Paris.

Organizing Committee:

Irma Erlingsdóttir, Director of EDDA – Center of Excellence;

Valur Ingimundarson, Chair of the Steering Board of EDDA – Center of Excellence and Professor of Contemporary History at the University of Iceland;

Jón Ólafsson, Professor of Philosophy and Vice-Rector of Bifröst University;

Philippe Urfalino, Director of CESPRA, Professor at EHESS and senior researcher at CNRS.