Search research

Other Places: Sápmi, Meänmaa, and Migrant Cartographies.

The project examines literature from the vantage point of place-making. Sámi and Tornedalian creations of a place with a history and culture of its own, as well as migrants’ experiences of in between-ness and multiple belongings are central themes.

A central research question is how iterative performances of Sápmi, Meänmaa and migrant cartographies affect ideas of Swedishness and belonging, as well as literary analysis and the writing of literary history.

Read the Project Description

Title of Project

Other Places in the Teaching of Literature: Sápmi, Meänmaa and Migrant Cartographies.

Project Period

01/01/2018 - 12/31/2019

Subject areas

Literature

Head of research

Anne Heith, Department of culture and media studies


Subscribe to Research News

Follow our research news with our RSS FeedResearch News