Arctic Barents Symposium

"Barents Studies: Past, Present, and Future"

When: 4 November 2014 to 5 November 2014

Where: Rovaniemi, Finland

More information:


Organizers at the Arctic Centre announce a call for papers for the Arctic Barents Symposium, entitled "Barents Studies: Past, Present, and Future." The symposium will be held 4-5 November 2014 in Rovaniemi, Finland.

The symposium is organized to celebrate establishment of the new academic journal "Barents Studies: Peoples, Economies, and Politics." The goal of the symposium is to advance collaboration among senior and early-career scholars, to network with new potential contributors to the journal, and to discuss the state of knowledge and research concerning the Barents Region with various stakeholders.

Stakeholders, senior scholars, and PhD students are invited to submit papers for the symposium.

Submission deadline: Monday, 16 June 2014.

For further information about the symposium, the agenda, and submission instructions, please go to: