Prosjektet «Hvalenes makt: Sjøpattedyr, tilbedelsespraksis og miljøendringer i det maritime Øst-Asia» er finansiert av Det europeiske forskningsrådet (2019-2023). Prosjektet fokuserer på ritualer og endringer i forholdet mellom mennesker og sjøpattedyr i maritime områder i Øst- og Sørøst-Asia.
A strange semester
5. juli 2020
We are now in the second year of our project. It is not quite going as planned. This is the year in which we should have made significant progress with our data collection, but unfortunately all team members have had to postpone their fieldwork due to Covid-19. We also had to cancel academic events, postpone conference presentations, and cope with other uncertainties. An overview of a strange semester.
Whales of Power: the first year
12. des. 2019
Almost a year has passed since Whales of Power started. The project is still in its early stages - much work remains to be done in the coming years - but some important first steps have been made. Now that we are approaching the end of 2019, WhoP project leader Aike Rots looks back at the first year.
New WhoP postdoc
12. des. 2019
Last week, Florence Durney started as a postdoc in the Whales of Power project. The next three years, she will be conducting research on traditional whaling, religion, and ecology in Indonesia. Here she introduces herself and her project.
Dette prosjektet mottar finansiering fra det Europeiske forskningsrådet (ERC) under den Europeiske unions Horisont 2020-program, kontraktnummer 803211 (ERC Starting Grant 2018).