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Greetings from Tromsø in Norway

I’m sitting in our small (read: the cheapest in town because Norway is hideously expensive!) but cute apartment, looking out of the window. I see many patches of snow on the mountains and some interesting cloud formations. 205 more words

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And I graduated! 

I am finally done with my studies. I delivered my thesis on music and indigenous identity and had an oral defense. And I graduated. Yes! Done with MPhil in Indigenous Studies. 43 more words


Háleyg sommertreff

Vi sager ved, snekrer, syr, reparerer bru, henger opp plakater, deler ut flyers, klipper gress og planlegger leiren! Kom på besøk!

We’re chopping wood, sewing, repairing the bridge, hanging posters, handing out flyers, mowing the grass and planning the camp! Come visit us!


Norwegians, thinking

Tuesday 20th June 2017, 1.45pm (day 2,126)

In this ongoing image-based narrative of my life I feel like occasionally showing that I earn my right to come to all these nice places, so here’s a picture taken at the staff development workshop I helped run today at UiT (the Arctic University of Tromsø, and there’s a cool name for an educational institution). 22 more words

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Tromsøya, east side

Monday 19th June 2017, 4.50pm (day 2,125)

Tromsø is not on the mainland but on the island of Tromsøya: this is its eastern shore. Proof that the Arctic is not all glamorous and dramatic landscapes. 37 more words

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Descent to Tromsø airport

Saturday 17th June 2017, 5.15pm (day 2,123)

A return to Tromsø after my first visit in March. Well above the Arctic Circle, I will comfortably see no darkness for the next few days. 40 more words

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Summer is here and we are going camping!

Summer finally arrived!

Somedays ago we still had some leftover snow and the temperature was 3 degrees celsius, but we woke up three days ago to temperatures 16-20 celsius and a blistering sun. 545 more words