CoFUTURES is an international research group working on contemporary Global Futurisms headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with its sphere of activities scattered across various communities, research groups and networks around the world. We are involved in research in different sectors including theoretical research, technology research, policy research, artistic research, as well as production or support for transmedial artistic work including fiction, films, and games.
CoFutures: Pathways to Possible Presents has received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement No.852190). Science Fictionality has received funding from the Norwegian Research Council (NFR) under the FRIPRO-YRT scheme (No. 300931). Both projects are led by Bodhisattva Chattopadhyay. The neoMONSTERS Within project led by Sami Ahmad Khan has received funding from European Union – Marie Skłodowska-Curie programme (grant agreement No. 101023313). The projects are hosted by the Department of Culture Studies and Oriental Languages, University of Oslo.
CoFUTURES has numerous partner projects and it is connected to Temporalities, a research group working for over a decade on cutting edge issues in time, science, and politics.
CoFUTURES shares the principles of the Oslo School of Environmental Humanities.
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Our core and affiliated research projects
Futures and Futurisms webinars
Speculative Futures and Futurisms workshops
External events we have provided / provide support for