Tag: Yakutia

Arctic Midsummer – party time with pagan roots

fstammle , June 26th, 2022


In the European Arctic Midsummer nowadays marks mostly the start of the summer holidays. But at the roots of this big holiday, celebrated on or close to the…


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Forest fires create hell on earth: Yakutia

fstammle , August 14th, 2021


related to the recent post about the forest fires in Siberia, here I share some footage from local people. This is not official news, it’s private people’s videos,…


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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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Arctic Security and Anthropology

fstammle , January 29th, 2020


Our colleagues Gunhild Hoogensen Gjorv with Marc Lanteigne  launched the Routledge Handbook of Arctic Security, of which they are the main editors, and where there are some chapters…


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Do animal livelihoods in the Arctic suffer from global warming?

fstammle , March 14th, 2019


This was one of the questions covered in an interdisciplinary exhibition on the effects of global warming and melting permafrost in Yakutia, on display in the Hokkaido museum…


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Siberia Geography Postdoc wanted

fstammle , August 13th, 2017


Our colleagues in Vienna have this interesting job opening in a project that combines anthropology and GIS in the area of the East Siberian railway region (BAM, AYAM)….


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