Seminar about Sámi literature in Rovaniemi 19.4.2018

[sámegillii] [suomeksi] 19.4.2018 Seminar at 1-5 pm + evening program at 5 pm-7:20 pm Rovaniemi City Library Jorma Eton tie 6 96100 Rovaniemi Program Streaming of the seminar: https://kirjasto.adobeconnect.com/lappiosasto/ How does the literary field in the various Sámi languages ​​look like? Where and how is Sámi literature and other forms of word-based art published? Who… Continue reading Seminar about Sámi literature in Rovaniemi 19.4.2018

Seminára sámegielat girjjálašvuođa dilis 19.4.2018

Buresboahtin seminárai [in English] [suomeksi] 19.4.2018 Seminára d. 13-17 Eahketrográmma  17-19:10  Roavvenjárgga gávppotgirjerádju Jorma Etto geaidnu 6 96100 Roavvenjárga Seminára rográmma Streaming: https://kirjasto.adobeconnect.com/lappiosasto/ (If you have problems in connecting, try a different browser) Semináras ovdanbuktojuvvo ođđa čilgehus sámegirjjálašvuođa dilis Davviriikkain. Čilgehus gieđahallá ovcci sámegielain buvttaduvvon dáidaga vejolašvuođaid ja hástalusaid. Dan lea gárvvistan prof. Johanna Domokos… Continue reading Seminára sámegielat girjjálašvuođa dilis 19.4.2018

Saamenkielistä kirjallisuuskenttää käsittelevän raportin julkistamistilaisuus, Helsinki 18.4.2018

[in English] [på svenska] 18.4.2018 Julkistamistilaisuus klo 16-18 Raportti saamenkielisestä kirjallisuuskentästä Pohjoismainen kulttuuripiste Helsinki (Huom! Seuraavana päivänä 19.4.2018 järjestetään samaa aihetta käsittelevä laajempi seminaari Rovaniemellä) Tilaisuudessa esitellään uusi selvitys saamelaiskirjallisuuden tilanteesta Pohjoismaissa. Selvitys käsittelee yhdeksällä saamen kielellä luodun taiteen mahdollisuuksia ja haasteita. Sen on tehnyt tutkija ja saamelaiskirjallisuuden kääntäjä-kustantaja Johanna Domokos yhdessä saamelaisasiantuntijoiden kanssa. Tietoa… Continue reading Saamenkielistä kirjallisuuskenttää käsittelevän raportin julkistamistilaisuus, Helsinki 18.4.2018

Culture for All looks for information about Nordic-Kurdish literature

The project Multilingualism and Diversity as a Resource in the Cultural Field continues with the language-specific literary field mappings focusing this time on literary activities in Kurdish languages and, in a smaller scale, in Somali language. Both reports will be conducted during the year 2018 and presented at the end of the year 2018. We… Continue reading Culture for All looks for information about Nordic-Kurdish literature

Research about Sámi literature collects information

Questionnaires for writers, translators, publishers and other agents in the Sámi literary field are available also online [sámegillii] [på svenska] [suomeksi] [по-русски] Culture for all is making a report about the situation of Sámi literature in the Nordic region. The investigation is part of Culture for All’s project "Multilingualism and Diversity as a resource in… Continue reading Research about Sámi literature collects information

Kultuvra buohkaide -bálvalus dahká čielggadeami sámegielat girjjálašvuođagiettis Davviriikkaid guovllus

Lahkonat du sámegielat girjjálašvuođagietti guoskevaš áššedovdamušat dihtii [in English] [på svenska] [suomeksi] [по-русски] Čielggadeapmi lea oassi prošeavttas Máŋggagielalašvuohta ja máŋggalágánvuohta kulturgietti resursan – barggolašvuohta ja ruovttuiduhttin Davviriikkain girjjálašvuođa vehkiin (Multilingualism and Diversity as a Resource in the Cultural Field). Čielggadeami vuođul prošeakta dahká doaibmabidjoevttohusaid, maiguin eará organisašuvnnat sáhttet ovddidit sámegielat girjjálašvuođagietti  ja girječálliid, geat čállet sámegielaiguin,… Continue reading Kultuvra buohkaide -bálvalus dahká čielggadeami sámegielat girjjálašvuođagiettis Davviriikkaid guovllus

Does the place matter? Questions around the rising of Arabic Nordic literature field

Babel Hajjar, a blogger, journalist and global media researcher writes about the struggle for (re)gaining the power of words after losing the language of the previous generation. Hajjar's text is related to Ahmed Al Nawas’s report  “View of the Conditions of Arabic Literature in the Nordic Region” and Professor Olli Löytty’s comments, presented at the publication of Al-Nawas's… Continue reading Does the place matter? Questions around the rising of Arabic Nordic literature field

New visions for Arabic-Nordic literature

A roundtable discussion in Uppsala discussed Ahmed Al-Nawas's new report on Arabic-Nordic literary field Many displaced Arabic speaking activists, authors and artists have found residence in Nordic countries during the last decades. Literature produced in the Nordic region in Arabic has gained international interest and Arabic authors in the Nordic region have played a significant… Continue reading New visions for Arabic-Nordic literature

Encounters of language and poetry at Nordic Somali Festival

"A reading nation is a happy nation" was the theme of the seminar day on Friday 9/12/2016 at Pasila Library, organised as part of the Nordic Somali Week Festival of Helsinki. Poetry, literature and storytelling have been strongly present in the activities that diasporic Somali-speakers organize also in the Nordic region. Somali Book Fairs (Somalikirjamessut) have been organized in the city… Continue reading Encounters of language and poetry at Nordic Somali Festival

Multilingual Nordic Region at Helsinki Book Fair

Multilingualism and Diversity as a Resource in the Cultural Field presents two discussions at Helsinki Book Fair, both focusing on the possibilities and challenges of literary activity in non-dominant languages in the Nordic Region. On Saturday 29th the discussion Multilingual Nordic Region - Possibilities and Challenges brings together poets and publishers, who work in different non-dominant languages in… Continue reading Multilingual Nordic Region at Helsinki Book Fair