3 NOV–17 DEC 2022

Play

Assembly

The assembly will reflect upon future ecologies and what making kin with water, air and soil involves by exploring different understandings of relationalities and temporalities with worlds of matter and creatures.

John Andrew Wilhite-Hannisdal
Torsketromming performance

Harald Gaski  – special guest and speaker
Eana, Eadni, Eatnu (Earth, Mother, River) – Sámi concepts and traditions on the relationship between human and nature.

Harald Gaski is a Professor in Sámi Culture and Literature at Sámi allaskuvla / Sámi University of Applied Sciences in Guovdageaidnu and at UiT The Arctic University of Norway in Tromsø, where he specializes in Indigenous methodologies. Gaski was born and lives in Deatnu (Tana) in Sápmi. He was a member of the International Research Advisory Panel of New Zealand’s Māori Centre of Research Excellence for ten years. Gaski is the author and editor of several books and has translated Sámi literature and Nils-Aslak Valkeapää’s poetry into Norwegian and English.

Assembly participants: 

a rawlings, Anra Naw, Ásmundur Ásmundsson, Geir Tore Holm, Hannes Lárusson, John Andrew Wilhite-Hannisdal, José Luis Anderson, Lauri Linna, Leena Valkeapää, Pauliina Jokela, Pia Lindman, Rebekah Oomen, Søssa Jørgensen and Tinna Grétarsdóttir.