Presentation in English

 

Photograph: Veikko Somerpuro

 

Hanna Kuusi

Senior lecturer, Social Science History; Leader of the Bachelor Programme of Society and Change

Doc., Economic and Social History

tel. +358-2941 24070, email: firstname.surname[at]helsinki.fi

 

Research interests

  • Population & public health, processes of governmentality
  • The past as commodity, heritage studies
  • History of tourism

 

Selected publications

“Accidental Traders – Finnish Tourists in the Soviet Union in the 1950s–1970s”. In Heinonen, Visa & Peltonen, Matti (eds.): Finnish Consumption. An Emerging Consumer Society between East and West. Finnish Literature Society 2013, 206-227. [Presentation by the publisher]

Lainatut, viivatut, tentityt. Ylioppilaskunnan kirjasto/Helsingin yliopiston opiskelijakirjasto 1858-2009. [ The Undergraudate Library at the University of Helsinki 1858-2009, with English summary]. SKS, Helsinki 2011, 470p.

“Prison Experiences and Socialist Sculptures – Tourism and the Soviet Past in the Baltic States“. Auvo Kostiainen & Taina Syrjämaa (eds). Touring the Past. Uses of History in Tourism. FUNTS, Savonlinna 2008.

Viinistä vapautta. Alkoholi, hallinta ja identiteetti 1960-luvun Suomessa. Diss. [Wine for Freedom. Alcohol, governmentality and identity in Finland in the 1960s, with English summary]. Bibliotheca historica 82. SKS, Helsinki 2004, 414p.

“The Green Widow. Feature Films in Social History”.Sirpa Leppänen and Joel Kuortti (eds.): Inescapable Horizon. Culture and Context. Nykykulttuurin tutkimusyksikön julkaisuja 64, Jyväskylän yliopisto, Saarijärvi 2000, 203-228.