Traumatized Borders

01.09.2016 - 31.08.2020
Reviving Subversive Narratives of B/Order, and Other

Adrift in a Borderland

Research on the everyday bordering practices that exclude asylum seekers and refugees, and the activities of de-bordering.

Karelian-speaking people at the border

finished. 01.06.2016 - 26.02.2021
This project studied the Karelian people living in both sides of the border between Finland and Russia. A book 'Karjalankieliset rajalla' was published in 2021.

Cross-Border Cooperation Project

01.01.2019 - 31.12.2021
This project seeks to promote internationalization of kantele music and foster closer cooperation between Finnish and Russian kantele players. The project’s lead partner is the Ensemble “Kantele” from Petrozavodsk. Two other partners are the Runosong Academy (Kuhmo) and the National Art School (P...