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Fields of Science

  • 616 Other humanities
  • Comparative Religion
  • Folkore Studies
  • Finnish Folk Beliefs
  • Finnish and Karelian Bear Rituals
  • Shamanism
  • Trance rituals
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Musicology
  • Cultural semiotics
  • Cultural anthropology

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 2006 2015

I rituali della caccia all'orso in Finlandia e in Carelia: credenze, canti, incantesimi e riti magici

Translated title of the contribution: The Rituals for the Bear Hunt in Finland and Karelia: Folk Beliefs, Songs, Incantations and Magic RitualsPiludu, V., 2015, Uomini e orsi: morfologia del selvaggio. Enrico, C. & Daniele, O. (eds.). First ed. Turin: Accademia University Press, Vol. 6. p. 146-184 39 p. (Collana di Studi del Centro Interdipartimentale di Scienze Religiose - Università di Torino; vol. 6).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

Il Kalevala e la mitologia finnica in Italia: Tradizioni, ricerche e letteratura

Piludu, V., 2014, Kalevala: Epica, Magia, Arte e Musica / Epic, Magic, Music and Art. Piludu, V. & Frog, E. (eds.). Viterbo: Vocifuoriscena, p. 205-240 35 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

Introduzione / Introduction

Piludu, V. & Frog, E., 2014, Kalevala: Epica, magia, arte e musica / Epic, Magic, Art and Music . Piludu, V. M. & Frog (eds.). Viterbo, Italy: Vocifuoriscena, p. 17-26 / 333-344 21 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

Kalevala: Epica, magia, arte e musica / Epic, Magic, Art and Music

Piludu, V. (ed.) & Frog, E. (ed.), 2014, Viterbo: Vocifuoriscena. 643 p.

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

Kalevala and Finnic Mythology in Italy: Translations, Scholarship and Literature

Piludu, V., 2014, Kalevala: Epica, Magia, Arte e Musica / Epic, Magic, Art and Music. Piludu, V. & Frog, E. (eds.). Viterbo: Vocifuoriscena, p. 507-544 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

Projects 2006 2018

HU FUTURE DEVELOPMENT FUND: The Materiality of Indigenous Languages: Co-Creating Landscapes

Siragusa, L., Virtanen, P. K., Lukin, K., Peemot, V., Yuzieva, K., Piludu, V., Anderson, D. G., Ferguson, J., Zhukova, O., Arukask, M. & Apurinã, F.

01/01/201831/12/2018

Project: Research project

Maanviljelijät ja metsästäjät Repoveden alueella - arkeologis-etnografinen tutkimus

Kivimäki, S. (., Lavento, M., Lahelma, A., Nordqvist, K., Seitsonen, O., Mökkönen, T. O., Perttola, W., Piludu, V., Partanen, A. & Pylkkö, I.

21/08/200624/08/2007

Project: Research project

Activities 2007 2017

  • 47 Organisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars
  • 8 Academic visit to other institution
  • 7 Membership or other role in national/international committee, council, board
  • 3 Membership or other role in public Finnish or international organization

Shamans, Drums and Paraphernalia

Vesa Piludu (Speaker: Presenter)
26 Apr 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Suomen Semiotiikan Seura (External organisation)

Vesa Piludu (Board member)
1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in national/international committee, council, board

Shamans, Drums and Paraphernalia

Vesa Piludu (Member of organizing committee)
26 Apr 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Society for Northern Ethnography (External organisation)

Vesa Piludu (Board member)
1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017

Activity: Membership typesMembership or other role in national/international committee, council, board

Animal Symbolism

Vesa Piludu (Speaker: Presenter)
14 Nov 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Press / Media

Myyttinen karhu (Perttu Häkkinen, YLE)

Vesa Piludu

22/08/2017

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Dagli Sciamani dell'Himalaya alle nostre valli

Vesa Piludu

03/10/2010

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Sciamanesimo

Vesa Piludu

15/09/2010

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Due Giorni di Lezioni con la Musica Finnica

Vesa Piludu

27/05/2010

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media