Experts on Sámi museums meet in Siida in August


An international meeting of specialists in Sámi museums called Indigeneity in the Museum will be held at the Sámi Museum Siida from 23 to 25 August 2017.

The two-day-long meeting will spotlight Sámi exhibition policy and the practices of indigenous museums. Invitations to the meeting have been sent to more than twenty experts in the field of Sámi museums working in Sámi museums, and to academics specialised in the museum field in the Nordic countries. In connection with the meeting, there will also be a seminar for doctoral candidates with a unique opportunity of getting comments from top specialists in the field.