Documentation and dissemination of the history of Denmark in Greenland and the Arctic

The last podcast for now

Iben Bjørnsson has released the last podcast for Arktiske Historier.

The Danish policy of protection regarding Greenland: Rink, the seals and "the white man´s burden". When the Danes are praising the Danish efforts in Greenland, they often highlight the so called policy of protection. But how did it work? How did it relate to the trade monopoly? And does it still influence the Greenlandic society today?

Listen to the podcast here (in Danish only) ->

Foto: Jette Bang (gjb03858), Qullissat 1939

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