01.01.2019 - 31.12.2021The project is funded by Karelia CBC-programme. The project is implemented by University of Eastern Finland, The Karelian National Song and Dance Ensemble Kantele (coordinator), National School of Arts of Pryazha district and the Runosong Academy.
This project is on-going ethnographic research of migrants in North Karelia. Since the beginning of the 2000s, I have been carrying on my research among Russian migrants from the everyday ethnographic perspective, in the border areas of North Karelia. The theoretical framework of the project lies...
01.01.2020 - 31.05.2022The project is funded by Karelia CBC programme. The project is implemented by University of Eastern Finland, Karelia University of Applied Sciences (coordinator), Savonia University of Applied Sciences, Petrozavodsk State University Russia and Petrozavodsk City Administration.
Associate Professor , Foreign Languages and Translation Studies
Coordinator , Centre for Continuous Learning
01.01.2011 -The group consists of senior researchers, post doctoral researchers and doctoral students who investigate the varieties of Karelian and their contact with Finnish and Russian from several perspectives.
The study focuses on perceptions and representations of old age and dementia. The main aim of the research project is to make visible those cultural practices and discourses that produce marginalising stereotypes and stigmatise aging people, by means of deconstruction and critical approach. The e...
01.05.2016 - 31.08.2019Multilayered Borders of Global Security.