Reminder: Seminar about Sámi literature in Rovaniemi 19.4.2018, follow the streaming
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 are the contemporary creators in Sámi languages? What new and old forms has language as an art form discovered, from storytelling and yoik to video art, rap and pop?
Seminar 19.4.2018 at 1-5 pm + evening program at 5 pm-7:20 pm
Rovaniemi City Library, Jorma Eton tie 6, 96100 Rovaniemi
Researcher and translator of Sámi literature Johanna Domokos has done for Culture for All a report on the present situation, opportunities and challenges of Sámi literature, in cooperation with the various actors in the Sami language literature. The report is part of the project Multilingualism and Diversity as a Resource in the Cultural Field, a subproject of Norden 2020.
The languages of the event are English, Northern Sámi, Swedish and Finnish.
The event is open to everyone and free of charge.