Actors' Karelias: 30 Years of Cross-Border Interaction in North Karelia

01.05.2022 - 30.04.2025
This project focuses on the interaction between North Karelia and Russia during the last thirty years from the 1990s to the 2020s. How the interaction has influenced North Karelia and changed during the thirty years?

The project is funded by the Karjalaisen Kulttuurin Edistämissää...

Adrift in a Borderland

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

Anupam Kamal Sen

Early Stage Researcher , Foreign Languages and Translation Studies

Borderscapes within Folklore

01.01.2022 - 31.12.2025
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Borderscapes within Folklore: An Interdisciplinary and Artmaking Viewpoint on Borders in Folklore Materials

The project combines research and art exploring the diversity and the multivocality of borders from the viewpoint cultural traditions and folklore.

Brexit, migration and mobility

01.01.2020 - 31.12.2021
Brexit provides an excellent opportunity to examine how the formal (state) and informal (social) processes of border-making relate to each other and play out in the everyday life of those impacted by this historic change. As the transitionary period after UK’s exit from the EU ends in December 20...

Cross-border Investment Navigator for Monocities (CINNAMON)

01.01.2019 - 31.12.2021
The project is funded by the Karelia CBC programme. The project is implemented by University of Eastern Finland, Karelian regional institute of continuing professional education at Petrozavodsk State University (coordinator), JSC "Corporation for the Development of the Republic of Karelia" and Ka...