Stories About Stories

Lofoten Islands, Norway


As part of the Transcultural Mapping Project, marksearch met with and interviewed local historians, cultural bearers and craft practitioners about local superstitions, folklore and mythology in the rapidly transforming northern Norwegian fishing village. Stories from young and old reveal how the supernatural and 'real world comingle. Fifty email stories were sent to acquaintances world-wide and included photos, drawings and sounds from Kabelvag.