“Everywhere it’s the same, and everywhere it’s different: two hands with five fingers each (and other body parts), and a continuous loop of string”
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Library - You are invited to peruse the more conceptual articles published in Garland. Ask questions and consider answers. Barefoot garden - Take off your shoes and explore stories about the creativity of touch. Urmila Mohan on The Jugaad Project - This podcast interview reflects the role that anthropologists of material culture can play in supporting a diversity of beliefs and practices. Skol ✿ The Nordic forest - “The forest is not a resource for us, it is life itself.” – Indigenous Sámi proverb Almost 70% of the geography called Sweden’s surface is covered by forest, therefor an interesting diversity of relations to the forest both today and historically exists here something that also in present within the crafts. Today, we see how as a result of the “green transition”, the forest is becoming increasingly politicised with with separate interests that cut through the forest with drastically different perceptions on its life and value. Christine Zetterlund Please enjoy a walk through stories from Scandinavia. ✿ ✿ Like the article? Make it a conversation by leaving a comment below. If you believe in supporting a platform for culture-makers, consider […]
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