Rangifer Domus, Concluding Seminar

Sunday 30 November

 Arrival 19.00-19.30

 Introduction to the Burn

 Late Dinner

 Informal Reception

 Monday 1 December

8.00  Breakfast and Coffee

9.00  David Anderson and Anna Kuprian   – Welcome – Conference Announcements

9.10 -9.20  David Anderson  – Rangifer Domus: An Overview

9.30 – 9.50 Lars Östlund – Ecosystem Transformation, Deforestation, and Reindeer Husbandry

10.00-10.20 Anne-Maria Ratio – Landscape analysis of Sami resource use 1600-1900

10.30-10.50  Isle Kamerling –Comparison of comparative laboratory pollen analysis

11.00   Coffee

11.00-12.00 Round Table: Reindeer Personhood and Environmental History
Jukka Nyyssönen, David Anderson, Anna-Kaisa Salmi, Ingrid Sommerseth,
Ivar Bjørklund

12.15  Lunch

13.30-13.50  David Anderson – Purebred Rangifer Types and the History of Soviet Rangifer Science

14.00-14.20 Anna-Kaisa Salmi – Recent work on stress markers of domestication in Reindeer

14.30-14.50 Knut Røed – Recent advances- theories on the origins of Fennoscandian reindeer

15.00  Tea

15.15-16.15 Round Table: Russian reindeer science

Vladi Vladimirova, Knut Røed, David Anderson

18.30 Dinner

Tuesday 2 December

8.00                    Breakfast and Coffee

9.00-9.20          Ingrid Sommerseth –Reindeer Luck and Archaeology

9.30-9.50          Oddmund Anderson –  Archaeological traces of reindeer herding in the Lule Sami area through the Middle Ages to modern times

10.00-10.20       Ivar Bjørklund – The question of domestication related to recent DNA-analyses and the hunting complex of Gollevarre

10.30 Coffee

11.00-12.00         Round Table: Environmental markers of husbandry in the Sayan Mountains
Karen Milek, Ilse Kamerling, Mari Kuoppamaa, Alex Oehler

12.15  Lunch

13.30-13.50 Jukka Nyyssönen – Tanner and the agentic animal – textual origins and attached agendas

14.00-14.20 Vladi Vladimirova – Wild and tame types on the Kola Peninsula

14.30-13.50  TBA 

15.00   Tea

15.30-17.00  Round Table Concluding Discussion

18.30  Dinner

Departure for guests with early morning flights.

Wednesday 3 December

06.30  Breakfast

07.30-08.00 Departure