Colourful stories about everyday life and research in the Barents Region.
Table of Contents
Editorial: Testing the Barents identity
What is the first thing that comes to your mind when you hear the word ‘Barents’?
Ready – Network – Action!
Mapping the big picture
Enjoy some Arctic take-away
Group work that works
From idea to journal
How does one launch a new academic journal?
What’s the recipe for success?
Studying a region – why on earth?
Column: My Barents
Sámi fine arts
The main themes in Sámi contemporary exhibition
Arctic beats Barents?
Barents on a plate
What do lunch plates look like in different workplaces and for different people?
Foreign berry pickers in northern Finland
Seija Tuulentie, Ville Hallikainen & Rainer Peltola
The story behind a famous name
One of the best-known Arctic explorers is the Dutchman Willem Barentsz (1550–97)
Community activist connects people and government
Wet drinking cultures – wet problems
Tarja Orjasniemi & Andrey Soloviev
Real and imagined bordering
Larissa Riabova & Aileen A. Espiritu
From piqued to published
The Barents on holiday
During the summer some people work and some take weeks off
The case of Sweden
Sounds like Barents
Challenges of Land use and industry
How safe is local food
A ‘scientific’ cartoon
How neighbours communicate. Based on a scientific article by Sonni Olsen