Tag: Anthropology of the North

Prof. Dr. Ulla Johansen passed away

Stephan Dudeck , February 19th, 2021


On 14th of February 2021 in her 94th year of life a great person, colleague in Arctic Anthropology and professor emerita of ethnology, Ulla Johansen passed away. Born…


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Воспоминания коренных жителей Севера о национальных и вспомогательных школах-интернатах – Testimonies about boarding schools among indigenous people in Russia’s North

lukasallemann , March 25th, 2018


Текст на русском языке см. ниже In this contribution, which will be mainly in Russian, I want to give the floor to the numerous voices about boarding schools…


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The Khanty Bear Feast revisited

Stephan Dudeck , April 24th, 2016


The honored bear’s head (Photo Antti Tenetz) I have visited the Western Siberian Khanty in the vicinity of the oil towns in the Surgut region for twenty years…


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Post Doc ad, Rovaniemi, Arctic Indigenous Anthropology?

fstammle , March 3rd, 2016


Dear friends, The unversty of Lapland advertises a 2 year postdoc in Arctic Indigenous studies. It would be great to get as many as possible good applications from…


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New book: Before Boas – The Genesis of Ethnography and Ethnology in the German Enlightenment

Stephan Dudeck , June 29th, 2015


I would like to announce a newly published book exploring why the cradle of our discipline was to be found in ethnographic research in the Russian Arctic. The…


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