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Author interview: The traumatic recent history of the Sámi

25.06.2020

The recent history of the Sámi is both traumatic and overshadowed by various forms of colonisation and assimilation. But it is also a story of survival and resilience, as shown by two recent books. “Herrarna satte oss hit”, written by Elin Anna Labba, depicts the experiences of forced migrations of Sámi in Sweden, while “Vastatuuleen” by…

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Författarintervju: Karin Erlandsson

16.06.2020

Author Karin Erlandsson is a nominee for the 2020 Nordic Council Children and Young People’s Literature Prize. In this interview with Tomi Riitamaa she talks about her nominated book Segraren. The discussion is in Swedish      

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