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Researcher into Sámi culture, history, religion, culture. Working with the Sami who are the indigenous people of northern Scandinavia and north-West Russia. Engagement has taken place through interviews and seminar presentations and cooperation projects, focusing primarily on religious practices both past and present, traditional knowledge the relationship with culture, which primarily focuses on the re-emergence of the practice of Sámi shamanism and re-use of symbolism and cosmological structures and landscapes in contemporary society.
Field of science
- Visual arts and design
- Sami research
- rock art
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Joy, F. & Huhmarniemi, M., 2022, Taideperustaisia metsäkohtaamisia: ekosysteemipalveluista elinvoimaa luoville aloille. Jokela, T. & Stöckell, A. (eds.). Lapin yliopisto, p. 54-57 (Lapin yliopiston taiteiden tiedekunnan julkaisu Sarja C. Katsauksia ja puheenvuoroja; No. 65).
Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Chapter › ScientificOpen Access
Sacred Natural Sites in the Arctic North: Living memory, traditions, cultural heritage and exploitation through tourism and inadequate protection. On-Going Threats to Sacred SitesJoy, F., 26 Apr 2022, p. 1-5. 5 p.
Research output: Contribution to conference › Abstract › Scientific
Sacred Sites in the Arctic North and Beyond: The Challenges of Protecting Cultural Heritage and Living Traditions in a Multitude of Contexts and Cultures: Sacred Sites ResearchJoy, F. (ed.), 25 May 2022, In: Nordicum - Mediterraneum : Icelandic E-Journal of Nordic and Mediterranean Studies. 17, 3, p. 1-55 55 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Editing special issue › Scientific › peer-reviewOpen Access
Sacred Sites in the Arctic North and Beyond: The Challenges of Protecting Cultural Heritage and Living Traditions in a Multitude of Contexts and Cultures: Research at Sacred Sites in Different CulturesJoy, F. & Herrmann, T. M., 25 Apr 2022, In: Nordicum - Mediterraneum : Icelandic E-Journal of Nordic and Mediterranean Studies. 17, 3, p. 1-8 8 p.
Research output: Contribution to journal › Case note › Scientific › peer-reviewOpen Access
Joy, F., 29 Mar 2022, Rovaniemi. 110 p.
Research output: Book/Report › Book
Francis Joy (Speaker)28 Aug 2021
Activity: Presentation › Keynote or plenary presentation
Francis Joy (Panelist)1 Dec 2020
Activity: Participating in or organisation of an event › Participating in a conference, workshop, panel, session or tutorial