Researchers from the Northern Neighbours met at the University of Helsinki on 22 March 2019 to discuss each other’s research topics. The following papers were heard at the morning workshop:
- Lukin, Karina. "Becoming a Socialist Nenets - Human / Non-human Others in Tiko Vilka's (auto)Biographies".
- Lappela, Anni. "Soviet past and present-day Arctic in Dmitrii Danilov’s urban prose".
- Perkiömäki, Mika. "Meanings of the River in Russian Anthropocene Fiction. From Noosphere Stories of Environmental Justice to Trans-Corporeality".
Presentations were also commented on by other researchers the project, Tintti Klapuri and Eeva Kuikka, and Otto Boele, a lecturer invited as a special guest from Leiden University.