16.08.2019
 

Olga Povoroznyuk and Peter Schweitzer hosted panel "Transport Infrastructures in the System of Communication and Social Relations in the North" at the...

16.08.2019
 

Peter Schweitzer gave presentation "Mobility and Communication in the Circumpolar North: Toward an Anthropology of Transportation Infrastructure" as...

20.06.2019
 

CoRe-team members Olga Povoroznyuk and Ilya Krylov contributed to the on-line course "Discovering Russia: Baikal-Amur Mainline" by the popular...

17.06.2019
 

17.06.2019, 17.00, HS A, IKSA

What Happened to the North Pole in Vienna 500 Years Ago, and Why this Still Matters Today

Michael Bravo

14.06.2019
 

On June 13 Olga Povoroznyuk gave invited talk “(Post)Soviet Infrastructure: Identity Building and the Politics of Emotion in the Region of Baykal-Amur...

14.06.2019
 

The photo exhibition “Picturing the BAM” curated by Olga Povoroznyuk and Peter Schweitzer was opened at the University of Vienna's department for...

13.06.2019
 

CoRe-team member Sigrid Schiesser presenats her study of built environment in Sakha Republic in the University of Vienna's on-line magazine uni:view...

13.06.2019
 

Peter Schweitzer, Olga Povoroznyuk, Gerti Saxinger, Natalia Krasnoshtanova and Alexis Sancho-Reinoso presented a CoRe-based paper on social science...

13.06.2019
 

Olga Povoroznyuk gave a presentation of the joint paper (with Peter Schweitzer) "A Right to Remoteness? A Missing Bridge and Articulations of...

27.05.2019
 

03.06.2019, 17:00 Uhr

Gang B, IKSA

23.05.2019
 

In April 2019, Sigrid Irene Schiesser gave three lectures in Russian language at the North-Eastern Federal University (SVFU) in Yakutsk, Russian...

17.05.2019
 

Auf dem Medienportal der Universität Wien beantwortet Peter Schweitzer "Zehn Fragen", u.a.: Wofür setzen Sie sich ein? Und: Ihr Rat an heutige...

21.03.2019
 

Peter Schweitzer: "The High North as Part of the Global South?

The Arctic Between Resource Frontier and Self-Determination", 15.05.2019, Global South...

13.03.2019
 

Olga Povoroznyuk presented a paper "Infrastructure of Post-Socialism: memory, identity and the politics of emotions in the region of Baikal-Amur...

14.02.2019
 

Together with colleagues from the Nunataryuk project, Peter Schweitzer is currently on the west-coast of Greenland (Ilulissat and Qeqertarsuaq) to...

09.02.2019
 

CoRe-Team members Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk will host a panel "Transport infrastructures in the system of communication and social...

30.01.2019
 

'ROADWORK: An Anthropology of Infrastructure at China’s Inner Asian Borders' has invited CoRe to join its network of projects on transportation...

28.01.2019
 

Am Beispiel der Baikal-Amur-Eisenbahnlinie (BAM) erforscht ein interdisziplinäres Team um Peter Schweitzer die Errichtung neuer Infrastruktur als...

28.11.2018
 

Peter Schweitzer, Olga Povoroznyuk in collaboration with Stephanie MacCallum convened the panel “Revisiting railroads: Sociality, Mobility and...

09.11.2018
 

In summer semester 2018, Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk taught a CoRe-related MA course “Social Life of Roads and Railroads” at the Institute...

09.10.2018
 

Olga Povoroznyuk presented a Core paper at the workshop "Siberia: Infrastructure and Environment” held at Indiana University Europe Gateway in Berlin.

06.10.2018
 

Peter Schweitzer, Susana Gartler and Alexandra Meyer from the EnMoTe Team attended the first Nunataryuk General Assembly on the island of San Servolo...

25.09.2018
 

CoRe team hosted an internal workshop with their partner project from European University (St. Petersburg) “Northern Sea Route Meets the BAM, or How...

24.09.2018
 

CoRe-team organised panel "Human entanglements with infrastructures: mobility, sociality, and the built environment” at Vienna Anthropology Days on...

22.08.2018
 

Olga Povoroznyuk, Stephanie MacCallum and Peter Schweitzer convened a panel on railroads at the conference of European Association of Social...

13.08.2018
 

PI Peter Schweitzer has contributed a video lecture on "Moving to the Arctic" to the MOOC: Global Arctic.

17.07.2018
 

CoRe-team member Olga Povoroznyuk presented her fieldwork at the symposium organized by Slavic-Eurasian Research Center, Hokkaido University, Japan,...

28.06.2018
 

Newspaper "BAM" reports about the visit of University of Vienna students to the city and the relevance of local BAM museum for the CoRe project.

21.06.2018
 

Presentation of preliminary results of CoRe to the Administration of the Ust-Kut Rajon and Verkhnemarkovo.

15.06.2018
 

Anthropological Field Practice „Identity, Remoteness and Infrastructure” in the BAM Region, May 20– June 7, 2018

13.06.2018
 

Olga Povoroznyuk, Gertrude Saxinger & Peter Schweitzer are looking forward to presentations for the panel "Human entanglements with infrastructures:...

13.06.2018
 

CoRe-team members Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk present the field practice for University of Vienna social and cultural anthropology students...

16.04.2018
 

Peter Schweitzer and Alexandra Meyer are heading up to 78° North to Longyearbyen, Svalbard, for community consultation and information meetings in the...

02.04.2018
 

The Vienna Nunataryuk Team is hosting the project's first spring meeting on April 5th-6th at the Department for Cultural and Social Anthropology. The...

30.03.2018
 

Olga Povoroznyuk, Stephanie McCallum and Peter Schweitzer are looking forward to presentations for the panel “Revisiting Railways: Sociality,...

30.03.2018
 

Olga Povoroznyuk, Stephanie McCallum and Peter Schweitzer invite presentations for the panel focused on the relations between railroad infrastructures...

09.01.2018
 

CoRe-Team member Gertrude Saxinger was interviewed on the influence of resource industries on the populations and economies of northern regions as...

13.12.2017
 

Peter Schweitzer, Olga Povoroznyuk and Mia Bennett presented the paper “Uneven Development: Infrastructure, Population Change and Modernisation Along...

30.11.2017
 

Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk presented a paper on "The Baikal-Amur Mainline: Constructing a Railroad and Identities as a Socialist...

09.11.2017
 

Olga Povoroznyuk: "Overcoming remoteness? Technosocial networks, mobility and modernization along the Baykal-Amur Mainline” and Mia Bennett:...

18.10.2017
 

Peter Schweitzer participated in a round table on infrastructures at the conference "High altitudes meet high latitudes: Globalizing Polar Issues",...

06.10.2017
 

Olga Povoroznyuk held presentation on "Baikal-Amur Mainline: Remembering Socialist Construction" at the bi-annual conference of the German...

10.08.2017
 

Fieldwork for CoRe Component A was conducted by Olga Povoroznyuk in August 2017. The report is now online.

31.07.2017
 

Olga Povoroznyuk presented a CoRe paper at the Congress of Anthropologists and Ethnologists of Russia, the largest biannual national forum for the...

10.07.2017
 

On July 10, 2017 Olga Povoroznyuk gave the public CoRe lecture “Социальная динамика и политика идентичности в регионе БАМа” [“Social dynamics and...

07.07.2017
 

Sigrid Schiesser's field work for the CoRe Project featured online in Yakutia Info on 03.07.2017.

09.06.2017
 

CoRe-Team members hosted a panel on "The Social Life of Transportation Infrastructures in the Circumpolar North and Other Remote Areas"

08.06.2017
 

CoRe-Team member Gertude Saxinger hosted a panel on "Mobile Working Arrangements in the Arctic and elsewhere: social and regional cumulative effects"...

12.05.2017
 

The first episode of "Life of BAM", our cartographic storytelling outreach website, is online.

04.05.2017
 

Mobility and Remoteness: What is the connection?

31.03.2017
 

Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk participated in the Arctic Science Summit Week with several talks on CoRe-related subjects.

09.03.2017
 
16.11.2016
 

Gertrude Saxinger on: "Simultaneity and Separation: Understanding the Extractive Industries` Fifo Workers through the Multilocality-Lens"

14.11.2016
 

Olga Povoroznyuk on: “Human Entanglements with Infrastructure: Social Dynamics and Mobility Along the Baikal-Amur Mainline”

24.10.2016
 

Olga Povoroznyuk and Peter Schweitzer on "BAM Construction: Living Memory of the Happiest Time?"

31.08.2016
 

Olga Povoroznyuk on: "Infrastructure and Social Dynamics along the Baikal-Amur Mainline, East Siberia"

28.07.2016
 

Project presenation at the "Institute for Geography, Russian Academy of Science", Irkutsk, Russia

Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk on: "Человек и транспортная инфраструктура в условиях отдаленности: мобильность и техносоциальный сети в регионе...

27.07.2016
 

Fieldwork by CoRe Researchers Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk is featured in the "Severnaya Pravda"

30.06.2016
 

In July 2016 CoRe-Members Peter Schweitzer and Olga Povoroznyuk do reasearch on field sites North of Lake Baikal.

27.05.2016
 

Olga Povoroznyuk on: "Tradition and Change in Local Communities along the Railroad (mobility, resources and identity politics in the BAM Region)"

11.05.2016
 

The CoRe-Team at the "Qualitatives Conference", St. Cathrines, Canada

Gertrude Saxinger with Christoph Fink and Sigrid Schiesser: "GIS Mapping & Anthropology towards visual based analysis and Dissemination"

29.04.2016
 

Gertrude Saxinger on "Living in a worker´s camp: gated communities in the (Sub-)Arctic´s extractive industries – Yukon and Siberia"

26.01.2016
 

CoRe related talk at the IASC Workshop: “Gender Asymmetry In Northern Communities (Perspectives from the Margins)”, Lychen, Germany

Olga Povoroznyuk on: "Indigeneity and Marginality: Gendered Migrations and Contacts in the BAM Region"