The conference is organised by a committee from the Folklore Studies department of the University of Helsinki in collaboration with the Finnish Literature Society. The conference has received financial support from the Kalevala Society and the “Materiality, Verbal Art, Mythic Knowledge and the Lived Environment” (ASME) project (PI Frog, funded by the KONE Foundation).

Members of the organising committee:

Aleksi Moine, University of Helsinki

Ilona Tuomi, Finnish Society for Celtic Studies

Tuukka Karlsson, University of Helsinki

Siria Kohonen, University of Helsinki


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