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Kati Dlaske

I am a post-doctoral researcher at ReCLaS, Research Collegium for Language in Changing Society, at the Department of Language and Communication Studies at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland. My research interests revolve around ‘the politics of popular culture’, relating especially to ethnic and linguistic minorities, gender and changes brought about the current era of globalization.

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Latest posts by Kati Dlaske

9 June 2017

What YouTube Comments on Two Cover Songs Reveal About the Irish and Sámi Languages

Rising Voices

The music videos for popular songs translated into minority languages can create spaces for joy, solidarity, and pride—as well as scorn, social divisions, and nationalism.