IASSA invites contributions for the next issue of the Northern Notes newsletter. Contributions are invited from both members and non-members of the Association on issues of interest to Arctic social scientists.

Contributions should be submitted by April 30, 2017 to IASSA secretary, Gabriella Nordin: gabriella.nordin@umu.se

Contributions to Northern Notes may include special features on issues and topics of interest to Arctic social scientists, information and announcements, announcements of meetings, workshops or conferences, news about upcoming activities, information about new publications, and announcements of new websites and links of interest.

Following are the standard categories of the Northern Notes newsletter:


Contributions on issues and research activities of interest to the Arctic social science and humanities community, including new research, current and upcoming research activities and events, etc.


Calls for Papers
Upcoming Conferences, Workshops, and Meetings
Recent Conferences, Workshops, and Meetings
New Publications
On the Web
News from Members
Funding Opportunities


Remember to send the following details along with your contribution:

Name and affiliation of the author
Book announcements: Complete title, publishing details, distributor and ISBN/ISSN number
Film: Distributor or link, all release details
Photos (jpg, gif) with caption, logos, etc., if applicable