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# Tuesday 15th October 2019, 2.00pm - Willy Topkok (Independent Artist, Alaska)
Life in Alaska as an Inupiaq Artist
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 16th August 2019, 11.00am - Aki Tonami (University of Tsukuba)
Japan and its Arctic identity: Forming a narrative about the region
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 20th June 2019, 11.00am - Mia Bennett (University of Hong Kong)
The Sublimity of Sublimating Ice: Ruins of the Anthropocene
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 13th June 2019, 11.00am - Alex Partridge (The Polar Museum)
'Museum Entanglements: acquisitions, engagement and exhibitions at the Polar Museum
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 6th June 2019, 11.00am - Elizabeth Lewis Williams (University of East Anglia)
Antarctic Building and Dwelling: the Poetics of the 'Wide, White Page'
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 23rd May 2019, 11.00am - Elizabeth A. Walsh (Department of Anthropology)
‘They Should Do It Themselves’: Settler Affect and Indigenous Sovereignty on Alaska’s North Slope
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 16th May 2019, 11.00am - Otso Kortekangas (Stockholm University and KTH Royal Institute of Technology)
‘Indigenous’ avant la lettre. The Origin and Livelihoods of the Sámi in European Scholarly Thought 1930-1960
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 9th May 2019, 11.00am - Dina Brode-Roger (KU Leuven) & Sam Saville (Aberysthwyth)
Identity in Change/Svalbard Futures - with an introduction to the Svalbard Social Science Initiative
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 25th April 2019, 2.00pm - Maximilien Zahnd (University of Cambridge)
Can Taxation Help Indigenous Peoples Remap Space?: The Socio-Legal History of the Native Village of Kluti Kaah
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 14th March 2019, 11.00am - Ruth Maclennan (SPRI)
Ivan Chai and King Crabs
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 28th February 2019, 2.00pm - Lill Rastad Bjørst (Aalborg University)
Partnerships in Mining: Stories, Emotions, and the Quest for Stable Relationships in the Greenlandic Mining Sector
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 14th February 2019, 2.00pm - Morgan Seag (University of Cambridge)
Roundtable discussion on "Gender in Polar Research"
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 31st January 2019, 11.00am - Bryan Lintott (University of Cambridge)
Antarctic Heritage and International Relations: Commemorating the Ross Sea Party
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 28th June 2018, 11.00am - Morgan Seag and Bryan Lintott (University of Cambridge)
POLAR2018: Conversations and outcomes
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 14th June 2018, 11.00am - Alex Partridge (The Polar Museum)
The Polar Museum: Museum store tour and discussion
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Museum Store

Abstract not available

# Thursday 7th June 2018, 11.00am - Astrid Nonbo Andersen (Danish Institute for International Studies)
"This isn’t South Africa" – on using the analytical tools of memory studies and transitional justice in Greenland
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 1st June 2018, 11.00am - Stine Alling Jacobsen (University of Oslo)
Cryolite Ghosts - histories of absence from Ivittuut
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 24th May 2018, 11.45am - Peter Martin (University of Oxford)
Supposed-to-be-Land: Indigenous Tales of the Beaufort Sea
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 24th May 2018, 11.00am - Morgan Seag (University of Cambridge)
Equal Opportunities on Ice: Sex discrimination legislation and British Antarctic science
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 11th May 2018, 11.00am - Cameron Mackay (SPRI) and Jamie Sandall (SPRI)
Current MPhil dissertation research
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 3rd May 2018, 11.00am - Vegard Nergård (UIT The Arctic University of Norway)
The plural parent system in Saami reindeer herding families
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Thursday 26th April 2018, 11.00am - Henry Anderson-Elliott (SPRI)
Polar Social Sciences Workshop - Planning Discussion
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 9th February 2018, 11.30am - Anna Stenport (Georgia Institute of Technology) and Scott MacKenzie (Queen's University, Kingston)
The Anxiety of Ice: Visualizing Climate Change and Arctic Moving Images
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 16th June 2017, 11.30am - Bryan Lintott (SPRI)
The Central Intelligence Agency and Antarctica: 1947-59
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 2nd June 2017, 11.30am - Elizabeth Walsh (Social Anthropology, Cambridge)
Cultural institutions and Iñupiat identity in Utqiaġvik
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 26th May 2017, 11.30am - Victoria Herrmann (SPRI)
Making a broader impact with polar research
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 12th May 2017, 11.30am - Alex Partridge (Archaeology, Cambridge)
Census making and “Becoming Peoples”
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 5th May 2017, 11.30am - Henry Anderson-Elliot (SPRI) and Morgan Seag (SPRI)
Architectures and built environments in the Polar Regions
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 28th April 2017, 11.30am - Michael Bravo (SPRI)
Polar Social Sciences Workshop - Welcome Back
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 10th March 2017, 11.30am - Johanna Grabow (Leipzig University and SPRI)
Antarctica in contemporary fiction
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 3rd March 2017, 11.30am - Bryan Lintott (SPRI)
Quantarctica: Polar humanities and social science database
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 24th February 2017, 11.30am - Penny Goodman (SPRI)
Education in Inuit communities in Canada
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 17th February 2017, 11.30am - Matthew Jull (University of Virginia)
Arctic architecture and design
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 10th February 2017, 11.30am - Corine Wood-Donnelly (SPRI)
Roundtable discussion: Current events in the Arctic and Antarctic
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 3rd February 2017, 11.30am - Henry Anderson-Elliott (SPRI)
Conducting fieldwork in the Arctic
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 27th January 2017, 11.30am - Morgan Seag (SPRI)
Arctic and Antarctic research at Cambridge: Polar Social Sciences Workshop planning
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 25th November 2016, 11.30am - Alex Partridge (Archaeology, Cambridge)
Arctic sovereignty and museum collections
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 18th November 2016, 11.30am - Penny Goodman (SPRI)
Interdisciplinary social science and humanities perspectives on climate change in the Arctic
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 11th November 2016, 11.30am - Henry Anderson-Elliott (SPRI)
Reframing the conservation of polar bears in Svalbard
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 28th October 2016, 11.30am - Morgan Seag (SPRI)
Polar Research at Cambridge: Research updates and group synergies
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Wednesday 19th October 2016, 11.30am - Michael Bravo (SPRI)
Interdisciplinary polar social sciences and humanities at Cambridge
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available

# Friday 6th November 2015, 2.30pm - Brendan Plant (Downing College)
Volcanoes and Boundary Issues in International Law
Venue: Scott Polar Research Institute, Seminar Room

Abstract not available