Bilde av Spangen, Marte
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Bilde av Spangen, Marte
Department of Archaeology, History, Religious Studies and Theology marte.spangen@uit.no +4777646765 Tromsø BRELIA L 119

Spangen, Marte


Associate Professor of Historical Archaeology

Job description

Research, teaching, and supervision.


  • Marte Spangen, Tiina Äikäs :
    Sacred Nature. Diverging Use and Understanding of Old Sámi Offering Sites in Alta, Northern Norway
    MDPI 2020 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen, Anna-Kaisa Salmi, Tiina Äikäs, Markus Fjellström :
    Introduction: Currents of Saami pasts
    The Archaeological society of Finland 2020 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen, Johan Eilertsen Arntzen :
    Sticky structures and opportunistic builders - The construction and social role of longhouses in northern Norway
    Oxbow Books 2020
  • Marte Spangen, Tiina Äikäs :
    Sacred Nature. Diverging Use and Understanding of Old Sámi Offering Sites in Alta, Northern Norway
    Religions 2020 ARKIV / DOI
  • Marte Spangen :
    Sámi Myths and Medieval Heritage
    Brepols 2020
  • Anna-Kaisa Salmi, Markus Fjellström, Tiina Äikäs, Marte Spangen, Milton Nunez, Kerstin Lidén :
    Zooarchaeological and stable isotope evidence of Sámi reindeer offerings
    Journal of Archaeological Science: Reports 2019 ARKIV / DOI
  • Marte Spangen :
    Historisk arkeologi i Norge – en metadebatt
    META - Historiskarkeologisk tidskrift 2019 ARKIV / FULLTEKST
  • Anna-Kaisa Salmi, Tiina Äikäs, Marte Spangen, Markus Fjellström, Inga-Maria Mulk :
    Tradition and transformation in Sámi animal-offering practices
    Antiquity 2018 DOI
  • Marte Spangen, Markus Fjellström :
    A Fishy Tale about a Sheep and a Dog – Isotope Studies and Medieval Sámi Mobility and Husbandry in Inner Finnmark, Northern Norway
    Fennoscandia Archaeologica 2018 ARKIV
  • Marte Spangen :
    Anomaly or myth? Sami circular offering sites in medieval northern Norway
    Sidestone Press 2017
  • Marte Spangen, Anna-Kaisa Salmi, Tiina Äikäs, Markus Fjellström :
    Currents of Saami pasts. Recent advances in Saami archaeology
    The Archaeological society of Finland 2020 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen :
    Roads of the North – facts and myths about cross-cultural interaction and land negotiations in medieval northern Norway
    2022
  • Marte Spangen :
    Roads of the North: Movement, worldviews, and territoriality in the medieval and early modern Far North.
    2022
  • Marte Spangen, Erlend Kirkeng Jørgensen :
    Black Death in Sápmi
    2022
  • Marte Spangen :
    Fantasi om kjemper i nord
    nordnorskdebatt.no 2022
  • Marte Spangen :
    Jakten på Varangermarkedet - og hvorfor lokaliseringen betyr noe
    2022
  • Marte Spangen, Søren M Sindbæk :
    Misuse of the Medieval in the Early 21st Century
    2021
  • Marte Spangen :
    Offerringer eller ulvefeller? En studie av steinsirkler i samiske landskap
    2021
  • Marte Spangen, Johan Eilertsen Arntzen :
    Sticky structures and opportunistic builders - longhouses in northern Norway
    2020
  • Marte Spangen, Johan Eilertsen Arntzen :
    Langhus i Nord-Norge - seige strukturer og kreative husbyggere
    2020
  • Marte Spangen :
    Roads of the North. Isotope studies of husbandry and movements in medieval northern Norway?
    2020
  • Marte Spangen :
    Roads of the North - myths and facts about cross-cultural interaction and land negotiations in medieval northern Norway
    2020
  • Marte Spangen, Julia Loge :
    Slik lager forskerne egne podkaster
    07. January 2020 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen :
    Multi-ethnicity in the North in the Viking and Early Middle Ages
    2019
  • Marte Spangen :
    Historisk arkeologi i Norge – et metatema?
    2019 OMTALE
  • Marte Spangen, Astrid Tvedte Kristoffersen :
    Arkeologi på rappen 2-1: Astrid Tvedte Kristoffersen om blyisotoper og gruvedrift i Akersberget
    15. February 2019 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen :
    Arkeologi på rappen: Podkast som formidlingsform
    2019
  • Marte Spangen, Ann Kathrin Jantsch, Mona Ødegården :
    Arkeologi på rappen 2-2: Ann Kathrin Jantsch og Mona Ødegården om gravene i Vår Frue kirke
    30. June 2019 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen :
    About moving. Mobility and being in the landscapes of the High North
    2019
  • Marte Spangen, Kristoffer Dahle, Jo Sindre Pålssønn Eidshaug :
    Arkeologi på rappen 2-3: Kristoffer Dahle og Jo Sindre Eidshaug om jernvinna i Møre og Romdsdal
    17. September 2019 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen :
    Gávdnosat oaffarbáikkiin duođaštit boazodoalu álggu
    25. April 2019 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen, Kerstin Odebäck :
    Arkeologi på rappen 2-6: Kerstin Odebäck om våpen, krigere og skjold i vikingtidsgraver
    26. December 2019 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen, Fredrik Fahlander :
    Arkeologi på rappen 2-4: Fredrik Fahlander om kristne begravelser i hedenske graver
    18. October 2019 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen :
    Roads of the North – movement, interaction, and landscape negotiation in northern Norway
  • Marte Spangen, Magnus Ljunge, Maria Persson :
    Arkeologi på rappen 2-5: Magnus Ljunge og Maria Persson om krigskirkegårders materialitet
    04. December 2019 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen :
    Arkeologi på rappen: Podcast som formidlingsform
    2019
  • Marte Spangen :
    Travel, encounters, and social negotiations in medieval northern Norway
    2018
  • Marte Spangen :
    Roads of the North - an introduction
    2018
  • Marte Spangen :
    Mapping Sámi territoriality and mobility in northern Norway in the Middle Ages
    2018
  • Marte Spangen, Silje Evjenth Bentsen, Sarah Jacoba Deborah Wurz :
    Arkeologi på rappen 1-3: Silje Evjenth Bentsen og Sarah Wurz om matlaging for 120.000 år siden
    26. June 2018 FULLTEKST
  • Svein Vatsvåg Nielsen, Marte Spangen :
    Arkeologi på rappen 1-6: Svein Nielsen om kulturminnevern, regionreform og Foucaults begrep "arkiv"
    12. December 2018 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen :
    Multiproxy approaches to movements and encounters in medieval and early modern northern landscapes
    2018
  • Marte Spangen :
    Bokmelding. Knut Dørum og Eirin Holberg: Frå høvdingdøme til statsmakt i Noreg ca. 200–1350
    Historisk Tidsskrift (Norge) 2018 FULLTEKST / ARKIV
  • Marte Spangen, Maria Svendsen :
    Arkeologi på rappen 1-5: Maria Sture om kristning, mat og makrobotaniske funn i Gamlebyen i Oslo
    13. September 2018 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen, Marie Ødegaard :
    Arkeologi på rappen 1-4: Marie Ødegaard om 100(!) hus fra eldre jernalder på Dilling, Rygge, Østfold
    19. July 2018 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen, Marianne Vedeler :
    Arkeologi på rappen 1-1: Marianne Vedeler om middelalderoppskrifter
    12. April 2018 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen, Christian Løchsen Rødsrud :
    Arkeologi på rappen 1-2: Christian Rødsrud om romersk påvirkning på drikkekar i Norge
    12. April 2018 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen, Stig Brøndbo :
    Samiske offerplasser avslører når reindrifta startet
    25. April 2018 FULLTEKST
  • Marte Spangen :
    Offerfunn avslører når samene temmet reinen
    02. May 2018
  • Marte Spangen, Håkon Glørstad :
    Arkeologi på rappen 1-7: Håkon Glørstad om endetidsfortellinger og kulturminnevern
    22. December 2018 FULLTEKST

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    Publications outside Cristin

    Podcast: Arkeologi på rappen


    Research interests

    Medieval archaeology (including Viking Age)
    Early modern period
    Sámi Archaeology
    Religion and rituals in the past
    Sámi offering sites
    Depositions in the Viking and Middle Ages
    Communication, exchange, and infrastructure in the Middle Ages and early modern period
    Critical heritage studies

    Involved in the following research groups/networks:
    Creating the New North
    OSSO (Osteological Studies of Sámi Offerings)
    Gendering the Nordic Past
    FemArc

    Research projects:
    2018-2023: Roads of the North is a project focused on studying the importance of movement for meetings, belonging, and territoriality in northern Fennoscandia c. AD 1200-1600, based on archaeological, historical, and ethnographic sources, including archaoeological sites and finds, toponyms, isotope analyses of animal bones, and maps. A synthesis is planned to be published in 2023.

    2015-present: Current use of old Sámi offering sites

    2013-present: Osteoarchaeological studies of Sámi offering sites

    2012-2016: Sámi Circular Offering Sites – a Comparative Archaeological Analysis. PhD project at Stockholm University.
    Full text pdf of the thesis "Circling Concepts"

    Teaching

    ARK-1013 Høvdingdømmer og stater, samer og nordmenn
    ARK-1014 Hva er arkeologi? (course organiser)
    ARK-2027 Bacheloroppgave i arkeologi (course organiser)
    ARK-2033 Temaer i global arkeologi
    ARK-3015 Arkeologi og historiske kilder (course organiser)
    ARK-3025 Kulturhistorisk fordypning (course organiser)
    ARK-3026 Sentrale perspektiver på arkeologisk teori og metode (course organiser)

    HIS-1022 Sagakilder til norsk historie
    HIS-1026 Den tyske hansaen i norsk og europeisk historie
    HIS-2023 Norway and the new World c. 800-1550
    HIS-3001 Forskningsdesign med metode for mastergrad i historie
    HIS-3005 History of Indigenous People
    HIS-3024 Utforminga av et nytt Norden 800-1300: Sentralisering, kristning og konflikt


    Member of research group


    CV

    Education:
    2016: PhD, archaeology, Stockholm University
    2005: Cand.philol. archaeology, UiT - Arctic University of Norway
    2001: Cand. mag. archaeology, Universitat Áutonoma de Barcelona
    1996-2000: At and design, law, history and archaeology studies at London Guildhall University, Universitety of Oslo and University of Troms (UiT)

    Professional engagements:
    2022: Guest researcher, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge (6 mnd)
    2022: Visiting Fellow, Clare Hall, University of Cambridge
    2019-2020: Guest researcher, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge (3 mnd)
    2017-: Associate Professor of archaeology, UiT - Arctic University of Norway
    2016: Post. doc., Stockholm University
    2015-2016: Guest researcher at IAKH, Universitety of Oslo
    2012-2016: PhD candidate, Stockholm University
    2009-2012: Advicer/project manager, Museum of Cultural History, Oslo
    2009: County archaeologist, Hedmark county
    2006-2008: Project leader, Varanger Sámi Museum
    2005-2006: Archaeologist/case manager, the Norwegian Sámi Parliament

    Commisions of trust:
    2022-d.d.: Deputy representative to the Faculty Board, HSL, UiT
    2019-d.d.: Board member, Medieval Europe Research Community (MERC)
    2019-d.d.: Editorial board member, Monographs of the Archaeological Society of Finland
    2017-d.d.: Board member, research network Creating the New North
    2021-2021: Leader of the program board for archaeology, UiT - Arctic University of Norway
    2018-2020: Board member, program board for archaeology, UiT - Arctic University of Norway
    2017-2020: Editorial board member, Primitive Tider
    2013-d.d.: Member of the research group OSSO (Osteological Studies of Sámi Offerings)


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