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Critical Arctic Studies Symposium 2024

1.10.2024 9:00–3.10.2024 17:00
University of Lapland / Online

Critical Arctic Studies Symposium 2024 - Thinking with water: Exploring the edges

The theme of the symposium: Thinking with water: Exploring the edges
The date and location: 1-3 October 2024 at University of Lapland, Rovaniemi, Finland
The event will be held in hybrid mode

Call for Papers

Important dates

  • Deadline for abstract submission 15.6.2024
  • Information about accepted abstracts 28.6.2024
  • Program ready 30.8.2024

For enquiries, please send an email to monica.tennberg(at)

Organizers: Prof. Monica Tennberg, Prof. Frank Sejersen, Dr. Hannah Strauss-Mazzullo, Researcher Heidi Konttinen and Dr. Sohvi Kangasluoma

The event is organized by the UArctic thematic network of Critical Arctic studies in collaboration with two Arctic Centre-based projects: Post-anthropocentric water relations in the Bothnian Bay, funded by the Finnish Research Council and “A Planetary Approach to Global Arctic Politics”, project funded by the University of Lapland.

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