Project Participants

Participants of the Border Aesthetics Project (2010-2013)

Participants at the University of Tromsø

  • Gerd Bjørhovde, English and Canadian literature
  • Anne Heith, comparative literature (now at University of Umeå)
  • Nadir Kinossian, urban planning (now at Leibniz Institute of Regional Geography, Leipzig)
  • Ruben Moi, Irish literature
  • Holger Pötzsch, media and documentation studies and film studies
  • Timothy Saunders, classical studies (now at Volda University College)
  • Johan Schimanski (co-leader), comparative literature and arctic discourses (now at University of Oslo/University of Eastern Finland)
  • Stephen Wolfe (co-leader) British and transatlantic literature

External project network

  • Chiara Brambilla, cultural anthropology, critical political geography and human/cultural geography, Università degli studi di Bergamo
  • Reinhold Görling, media studies, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
  • Henk von Houtum, geopolitics and political geography, Nijmegen Centre for Border Research, Radboud University Nijmegen
  • Lene M Johannessen, American literature, University of Bergen
  • Mari Ristolainen, Russian literature and culture, Karelian Institute, University of Eastern Finland
  • Mireille Rosello, comparative literature, Universiteit van Amsterdam and the Amsterdam 
    School of Cultural Analysis
  • Urban Wråkberg, Senior Researcher, Barents Institute (now at Finnmark Faculty)
  • Pikene på broen, a company of Norwegian and Russian female art curators and producers based in Kirkenespikene på broen llogo.gif

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Border Aesthetics (2010-2013), et NFR-finansiert forskningsprosjekt (KULVER) koordinert av forskningsgruppa Border Culture/Border Poetics ved HSL-fakultetet.

Border Aesthetics book

Border Aesthetics book