Conference “International Folkloristics” in honour of Professor Ülo Valk's 60th birthday
Conference in honour of Professor Ülo Valk's 60th birthday
on 23 September 2022
(Ülikooli 16-212, Tartu, and Zoom)
14:00 Opening words
Regina Bendix The Devil at Sixty?
Lina Būgienė Lithuanian Folklore: A National Discipline in an International Context or Vice Versa?
Dace Bula Interpreting Metaphors of Folklore
Pertti Anttonen How Folkloristics Is and Is Not International in Finland
Camilla Asplund Ingemark 'Climate Change Is The Biggest Lie in the World': Nordic Climate Change Sceptics as Part of a Global Movement
Lotte Tarkka National and Transnational Folklore – The Kalevala, Cultural Appropriation and Identity Politics
Join Zoom Meeting: https://ut-ee.zoom.us/j/99420072180?pwd=RWlWVjRrT3dYejdBQlFoQXJ3VG9kdz09 (Meeting ID: 994 2007 2180; Passcode: 521832).
More information: Liilia Laaneman-Nekoliak (+ 372 737 5304, firstname.lastname@example.org).
The conference is supported by University of Tartu, Cultural Endowment of Estonia, Estonian Academy of Sciences, Academic Folklore Society, Estonian Society for the Study of Religions.