Société Finno-Ougrienne – Finno-Ugrian Society

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Seura = Society, Henkilöt = Persons, Jäsenille = For members, Julkaisut = Publications, Kokoukset = Meetings, Arkistot = Archives

Introduction

The Finno-Ugrian Society is one of the oldest and largest learned societies in Finland. Ever since its founding, the society has striven to promote the research of Uralic and Altaic languages, the ethnography of their speakers as well as the latter's historical and prehistorical past.

‘(The) Finno-Ugrian Society’ in other languages: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura (in Finnish), Suoma-Ugralaš Searvi (in North Saami), Soome-Ugri Selts (in Estonian), Finn-Ugor Társaság (in Hungarian), Finsk-Ugriska Sällskapet (in Swedish), Société Finno-Ougrienne (in French), Finnisch-Ugrische Gesellschaft (in German), Финно-Угорское Обшество (in Russian), Societas Fenno-Ugrica (in Latin).

News


A Grammar of Skolt Saami by Timothy Feist has been published online.

18 January, 2017


January presentation

Ph.D. Karina Lukin will give a presentation "Huipulle ja yhteiskuntaan – M. A. Castrénin mytologialuentojen ja folklorekokoelmien tieteellisiä ja poliittisia ratkaisuja" in the January meeting of the Finno-Ugrian Society (20th January). – Welcome!

More information: Upcoming meetings.

18th January, 2017


Finnisch-Ugrische Forschungen 63: 1–3. 2016. 388 s. 36 €.

12 January, 2017


Suomen datiivigenetiivin juuret vertailevan menetelmän valossa by Nobufumi Inaba has been published online.

12 January, 2017


Mielen laaksot. Mïelen vuemieh. Miela vuomit. Mielâ vyemeh. Miõl vue'm. Neljän saamen kielen paikannimien rakenne, sanasto ja rinnakkaisnimet vähemmistö–enemmistö-suhteiden kuvastajina by Taarna Valtonen has been published online.

11 January, 2017


Juuret marin murteissa, latvus yltää Uraliin (ed. by Nobufumi Inaba et al.) has been published online.

10 January, 2017


New book on Mordvin languages

Mordvin languages in the field. Ed. by Ksenia Shagal with Heini Arjava. (Uralica Helsingiensia 10.) 2016. 378 p. 25 €.

9 January, 2017


December presentation

President of the Finno-Ugrian Society, Prof. Ulla-Maija Forsberg will give a presentation "Etymologian uudet haasteet: Stadin slangi" in the annual meeting of the Finno-Ugrian Society, on 2nd December 2016 (6:15 p.m.), at House of Science and Letters, hall 104 (Kirkkokatu 6, Helsinki) – welcome! More information on meetings and presentations: Upcoming meetings.

25 November, 2016


The earliest publications by the Finno-Ugrian Society are available online

The National Library of Finland has made the earliest publications by the Finno-Ugrian Society freely available in their Fenno-Ugrica collection. The Fenno-Ugrica collection includes materials published by the Finno-Ugrian Society before 1945. See the National Library's press release (in Finnish). The Finno-Ugrian Society is grateful for the grant given by the Finnish Association for Scholarly Funding, and for successful cooperation with the National Library of Finland.

10 November, 2016


November presentation

Ph.D. Susanna Virtanen will give a presentation "Topikaalisuus ja fokaalisuus – informaatiorakenteen peruskysymyksiä itämansissa" in the November meeting of the Finno-Ugrian Society (18th November). – Welcome!

In October Prof. Eberhard Winkler's topic was A. J. Sjögren and the 19th century fieldwork. The last meeting this autumn will be on 2nd December.

More information: Upcoming meetings.

26 October, 2016


Scholarship now open for application

The Finno-Ugrian Society announces the scholarship distributed from the foundation of Albert Hämäläinen open for application. The scholarship will be awarded in the amount of EUR 9000 for research on Finno-Ugric peoples living in Russia. The applications must be submitted by 31 October 2016. More information: Scholarships.

28 September, 2016


UH

Culture, Language and Globalization among the Moldavian Csángós Today
(ed. by Magdolna Kovács, Petteri Laihonen & Hanna Snellman, 2015) has been published online.

21 Sebtember, 2016


September presentation

Ph.D. Nika Potinkara gave a presentation "Saamelaisuus museonäyttelyissä" in the September meeting of the Finno-Ugrian Society. Upcoming meetings.

21 Sebtember, 2016


Suomalais-Ugrilaisen Seuran Aikakauskirja = Journal de la Société Finno-Ougrienne 95. 2015. 414 p. 30 €.


Oldest publications of the Finno-Ugrian Society openly accessible

Our digitization project "Oldest publications of the Finno-Ugrian Society to be openly accessible" in cooperation with the Finnish National Library received funding for a pilot project from the Finnish Association for Scholarly Funding. Read more...


Timothy Feist: A Grammar of Skolt Saami. (SUST 273.) 2015. 414 p. 40 €.


Riho Grünthal: Vepsän kielioppi. (Apuneuvoja XVII.) 2015. 347 p. 20 €.


Contacts between the Baltic and Finnic languages. Edited by Santeri Junttila. (Uralica Helsingiensia 7.) 2015. 300 p. 20 €.


Annika Pasanen, Kuávsui já peeivicuovâ. 'Sarastus ja päivänvalo'. Inarinsaamen revitalisaatio. (Uralica Helsingiensia 9.) 2015. 428 p. + Appendix 13 p. 30 €.


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