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Under the Waves

A Review of “Spoils of Riches-Stories of the Vrouw Maria and the St Michel“ at the Maritime Centre Vellamo

Katariina Mauranen

Maritime Centre Vellamo, Tornatorintie 99, Katariina Mauranen, Imperial College London, Kotka, Finland Admission: €8/4 http://www.merikeskusvellamo.fi/en “Spoils of Riches” is open from 25 April to 2 December 2012

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The Prime, Decline, and Recalling of Rural Cycling

Bicycle Practices in 1920s' and 1930s' Finland Remembered in 1971-1972

Tiina Männistö-Funk

The article studies rural cycling in Finland in the 1920s and 1930s through a folklore survey conducted in 1971-1972. Written memories enable a rare insight in the disappeared practices of bicycle use in the countryside. Comparing the role of the bicycle in the remembered time and the time of remembering, the article furthermore scrutinizes the role of historical narratives in the cultural constructions of the bicycle. Instead of demonstrating a linear, universal decline in the face of motorization, changes in bicycle use and redefinitions of the bicycle are linked to fundamental societal changes.

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Kai Syng Tan

migrants running after trucks as a leap to a new life, prezi.com/user/kaisyngtan. Commissioned as performance-lectures in the ANTI Festival (Kuopio, Finland), Exparte (Brick Lane Gallery, London), and Fermynwoods Contemporary Art Centre (U.K.). Image: Kai

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Carlos López Galviz

inspiration for one of the early proposals for the station’s entrance, a curved façade, was the famous glass vase designed by Finnish architect Alvar Aalto. An example of the vase is part of the exhibit, together with station drawings. Aalto submitted his

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Emma Terama, Juha Peltomaa, Catarina Rolim, and Patrícia Baptista

local level. However, in Finland, for example, car-sharing pilots have mainly been undertaken at the municipal level, not specifically supported by national government schemes. In Portugal, there has been discussion of including fiscal incentives for

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Representing Sanctuary

On Flatness and Aki Kaurismäki's Le Havre

Vinh Nguyen

. “ Perpetual Peace: A Philosophical Sketch .” In Kant's Political Writings , ed. Hans Reiss , 93 – 130 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Kaurismäki , Aki , dir. 1992 . La Vie de Bohème . Finland : Sputnik . Kaurismäki , Aki , dir

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Peter Merriman

) between hands. One-way systems, lanes, two-meter floor markings, and special signage appeared in supermarkets in order to separate and space pedestrian traffic. In the UK, it was widely reported that a team of experts in Finland—including physicists

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Mobile Disasters

Catastrophes in the Age of Manufactured Uncertainty

Steve Matthewman

(Oslofjorden), and the next year on the coasts of Sweden, Holland, and Germany. By 2007, it was in the Gulf of Finland, the Bothnian Sea, and the Gulf of Gdansk. 60 In Gershwin’s estimation, Mnemiopsis ’s proliferation in the Black Sea is among “the world

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Working against and with the State

From Sanctuary to Resettlement

Audrey Macklin

, Jane McAdam , and Maryellen Fullerton , 99 – 131 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Merikoski , Paula . 2020 . “ At Least They Are Welcome in My Home!’ Contentious Hospitality in Home Accommodation of Asylum Seekers in Finland

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Fashioning Masculinities through Migration

Narratives of Romanian Construction Workers in London

Alexandra Urdea

generated among Romanian migrants in London is an appreciation of the flexibility of the labor market as an opportunity for demonstrating one's self-worth. Marius was a 36-year-old who worked in Spain, Norway, Finland, France, Switzerland, Germany, Poland