Publications

Journal articles (peer-reviewed)

Avango, Dag, Per Högselius, and David Nilsson. 2017. “Swedish Explorers, In-Situ Knowledge, and Resource-Based Business in the Age of Empire.”  Scandinavian Journal of History. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03468755.2017.1380923.

Vikström, Hanna, Per Högselius, and Dag Avango. 2017. “Swedish steel and global resource colonialism: Sandviken’s quest for Turkish chromium, 1925–1950.”  Scandinavian Economic History Review. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/03585522.2017.1369152.

Hacquebord, Louwrens, and Dag Avango. 2016. “Industrial Heritage Sites in Polar Regions: sources of historical information.”  Polar Science 10 (3): 433-440. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.polar.2016.06.005.

Avango, Dag. “Spetsbergen och sveriges roll i den globala resurskolonialismen.” Ymer no. 135, (2015):151-176.

Robin, Libby, Dag Avango, Luke Keogh, Nina Möllers, Bernd Scherer and Helmuth Trischler, ‘Three Galleries of the Anthropocene’, The Anthropocene Review Vol. 1(3) 2014. pp. 207–224 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/2053019614550533

Avango Louwrens Hacquebord and Urban Wråkberg. “Industrial Extraction of Arctic Natural Resources since the Sixteenth Century: Technoscience and Geo-Economics in the History of Northern Whaling and Mining.” Journal of Historical Geography http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhg.2014.01.001 (2014).

Avango, Dag. “Arktiska framtider och resurser: industriarvet som källa.” Bebyggelsehistorisk tidskrift 65,  (2013): 52-71.

Avango, Dag, Annika E. Nilsson and Peder Roberts. “Assessing Arctic Futures: Voices, Resources, Governance.” Polar Journal https://doi.org/10.1080/2154896X.2013.790197 (2013).

Dag Avango, Louwrens Hacquebord, Ypie Aalders, Hidde de Haas, Ulf Gustafsson and Frigga Kruse, ‘Between markets and geo-politics : natural resource exploitation on Spitsbergen from 1600 to the present day’, Polar Record, Vol. 47 (2010), 29-39. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0032247410000069

Louwrens Hacquebord and Dag Avango, ‘Settlements in an Arctic Resource Frontier Region’, Arctic Anthropology, Vol. 46 (2009), 25-39. http://www.jstor.org/stable/40645461

Dag Avango and Louwrens Hacquebord, ‘The history and heritage of natural resource exploitation in the Arctic and Antarctic : the LASHIPA project’, Patrimoine de l’industrie, Vol. 19 (2008), 7-16.

Journal articles (other)

Avango, Dag. 2016. “Att konstruera naturresurser: industriella framtidsvisioner om Svalbard 1870-1930.” Ottar no. 310 (2):41-49.

Avango, Dag, and Peder Roberts, “Resource extraction and sustainable arctic communities.” TICCIH Bulletin no. 71:1 (2016):12.

Avango, Dag, Per Högselius, and Hanna Vikström, “Colonizing the poles.” Seminar no. 673 (2015).

Avango, Dag, and Anders Houltz, “Maths Isacson – att förstå det globala i det lokala.” Fabrik og bolig (2015): 3-6.

Avango, Dag and Anders Houltz. “Industriarvet Idag.” Bebyggelsehistorisk tidskrift 65,  (2013): 5-9.

Sörlin, Sverker, Avango, Dag and Wormbs, Nina, ‘Arktis framtid är vår’, Glänta, Vol 12:1 (2012), 32-40

Patrick Martin, E. and Dag Avango, ‘Marie Nisser’,  News of the Society for Industrial Archeology (2011).

Dag Avango and Anders Houltz, ‘The Imprints of Industry : Marie Nisser and the Development of Industrial Heritage Research in Sweden’, Patrimoine de l’industrie : resources, practiques, cultures, Vol. 26 (2011), 151-60.

Dag Avango, ‘Integrating the Human Dimension in IPY 2007–2009: Reflections on the Achievements in Sweden’, Journal of Northern Studies, Vol. 2009 (2009), 115-27.

Dag Avango and Sverker Sörlin, ‘Humanities and Social Sciences in the International Polar Year: Issues and Projects from a Swedish Perspective’, Journal of Northern Studies, Vol. 1 (2007), 143-54.

Dag Avango, ‘National report for Sweden’, Patrimoine de l’industrie, Vol. 15 (2006), 227-37.

Books

Dag Avango, Sveagruvan: Svensk gruvhantering mellan industri, diplomati och geovetenskap (Stockholm: Jernkontoret, 2005).

Dag Avango, Pythagoras – en verkstadsindustri och kulturmiljö i Norrtälje (Norrtälje: stiftelsen Pythagoras, 1998).

Edited books

Dag Avango and Marie Nisser, eds., Stålindustri och tung utrustning – vad kan vi bevara? (Stockholm: Jernkontorets Bergshistoriska Utskott, 2006).

Dag Avango and Brita Lundström, eds., Industrin avtryck – perspektiv på ett forskningsfält (Eslöv: Brutus Östlings bokförlag Symposion, 2003).

Editorship for journals

Dag Avango and Anders Houltz, Bebyggelsehistorisk tidskrift, No: 65, 2013.

Dag Avango and Per Lagerås, Bebyggelsehistorisk tidskrift, No: 63, 2012.

Book sections / chapters

Avango, Dag, and Peder Roberts. 2017. “Industrial heritage and Arctic mining sites: material remains as resources for the present – and the future.” In Heritage and Change in the Arctic: resources for the present, and the future, edited by Robert C Thomsen and Lill Rastad Bjørst, 127-158. Aalborg: Aalborg University Press.

Robin D. Avango, L. Keogh, N. Möllers, and H. Trischler,”Displaying the Anthropocene in and beyond the museums,” in Curating the future : museums, communities and climate change, Jennifer Newell, Libby Robin, Kirsten Wehner Ed., Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2017, pp. 252-266.

Avango, Dag and P. Roberts, “Heritage, Conservation, and the Geopolitics of Svalbard: Writing the History of Arctic Environments,” in Arctic Environmental Modernities: From the age of polar exploration to the era of the anthropocene, Lill-Ann Körber, Scott MacKenzie, Anna Westerståhl Stenport Ed., Cham : Palgrave Macmillan, 2017, pp. 125-143.

Avango, Dag, “Working geopolitics: sealing, whaling, and industrialized Antarctica,” in Handbook on the politics of Antarctica, Klaus Dodds, Alan D. Hemmings, Peder Roberts Ed., Cheltenham UK; Northhampton, MA, USA : Edward Elgar Publishing, 2017, pp. 485-506.

Avango, Dag. “Acting artefacts: on the meanings of material culture in Antarctica.” In Antarctica and the Humanities, edited by Peder Roberts, Adrian Howkins and Lize-Marie Van der Watt, 159-179 (London: Palgrave macmillan, 2016).

Avango, Dag and Lena Grönlund-Myrberg. “Falun copper mine – industrial heritage in mining futures”, in Albrecht, Helmuth and Friederike Hansell., Industrial and Mining Landscapes within world heritage context. (Freiberg: 2014).

Avango, Dag. “Heritage in Action: Historical Remains in Polar Conflicts”, in Sverker Sörlin, Science, Geopolitics, and Culture in the Polar Regions. Norden Beyond Borders (Farnham: Ashgate, 2013), 329-356.

Avango, Dag and Per Högselius. “Under the Ice: Exploring the Arctic’s Energy.” In Miyase Christensen, Annika E. Nilsson and Nina  Wormbs, When the Ice Breaks: Media, Science, and the Politics of Climate Change (New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2013), 128-156.

Dag Avango and Louwrens Hacquebord, ‘Polar Industrial Heritage Sites as Resources for Historical Research’, in David Munroe, ed., Industrial and Cultural Heritage: South Georgia in Context (Dundee: South Georgia Heritage Trust, 2012), 17-32.

Dag Avango and Anders Houltz, ‘“The essence of the adventure”: narratives of Arctic work and engineering in the early 20th century’, in Louwrens Hacquebord, ed., LASHIPA: History of Large Scale Resource Exploitation in Polar Areas (Groningen: Barkhuis Publishing, 2012).

Dag Avango, ‘Prospecting camps for mineral resources and Arctic politics: the LASHIPA 9 expedition’, in Sofia Rickberg, ed., Swedish Polar Research Secretariat Yearbook 2010 (Stockholm: Swedish Polar Research Secretariat, 2011), 30-5.

Dag Avango, ‘Antarctic stations between whaling, science and geopolitics : the LASHIPA 8 expedition’, in Sofia Rickberg, ed., Swedish Polar Research Secretariat Yearbook 2010 (Stockholm: Swedish Polar Research Secretariat, 2011), 10-3.

Dag Avango, ‘LASHIPA 6 – Archaeological field investigations of whaling stations at South Georgia’, in Sofia Rickberg, ed., Swedish Polar Research Secretariat Yearbook 2009 (Stockholm: Swedish Polar Research Secretariat, 2010), 31-3.

Dag Avango and Louwrens Hacquebord, ‘LASHIPA 5 – the archaeology of natural resource exploitation and geo-politics on Svalbard’, in Ann Thoren, ed., Swedish Polar Research Secretariat Yearbook 2008 (Stockholm: Polarforskningssekretariatet, 2009), 32-3.

Dag Avango and Anders Houltz, ‘Arbetets hjältar? Skildringar av liv och arbete i Arktis under tidigt 1900-tal’, in Anders Houltz, Brita Lundström, Lars Magnusson, Mats Morell, Marie Nisser and Eva Silvén, eds., Arbete pågår – i tankens mönster och kroppens miljöer (Uppsala: Uppsala Universitet, 2008), 37-88.

Dag Avango and Louwrens Hacquebord, ‘LASHIPA 4 – Natural resources and geo-politics from 1600 to the present, cases from Grønfjorden, Svalbard’, in Sofia Rickberg, ed., Swedish Polar Research Secretariat Yearbook 2007 (Stockholm: Polarforskningssekretariatet, 2008), 80-6.

Dag Avango and Louwrens Hacquebord, LASHIPA 3 – Industry and its impacts in the polar areas from 1600 till present (Stockholm: Swedish Polar Research Secretariat, 2007), 62-6.

Dag Avango, ‘Sveagruvan och Svalbardtraktaten : samarbete och konflikt i kamp om ingenmansland’, in Anne Louise Kemdal, Helene Sjunnesson and Lars Paulsson, eds., Daedalus 2005: Tekniska museets årsbok (Stockholm: Tekniska museet, 2005), 65-90.

Dag Avango, ‘Industriminnesforskning på Svalbard : tolkningar av kulturlandskapet vid Sveagruvan’, in Jernkontoret. Bergshistoriska utskottet, ed., Arktisk gruvdrift II. Teknik, vetenskap och historia i norr (Stockholm: Jernkontoret. Bergshistoriska utskottet, 2004), 1-22.

Dag Avango, ‘Vägen till Braganzavågen’, in Sven Widmalm, ed., Artefakter. Industrin, vetenskapen och de tekniska nätverken (Hedemora: Gidlunds, 2004), 27-60.

Dag Avango, ‘Aktanter i ingenmanslandet: den svenska gipsbrytningen på Svalbard’, in Dag Avango and Brita Lundström, eds., Industrins avtryck. Perspektiv på ett forskningsfält (Stockholm: 2003), 173-206.

Dag Avango, ‘Knowledge and Legitimacy: the Role of 19th Century Swedish Polar Research for the Development of a Swedish Coalmine on Svalbard’, in Eugene Bouzney, ed., International Scientific cooperation in the Arctic (Moskva: 2002), 175.

Reports

Dag Avango and Sander Solnes. ”Registrering av kulturminner i Pyramiden. Registrering utfört på oppdrag fra Sysselmannen på Svalbard” (Sysselmannen på Svalbard / Governor of Svalbard: Longyearbyen, 2013).

Dag Avango. “Report on the ICOMOS Advisory Mission to Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape (C1099) 18th-20th March 2014” (ICOMOS: Paris, 2014).

Dag Avango, Lazare Elondou, ‘Mission Report: Reactive Monitoring Mission to Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape World Heritage Property (South Africa) 15 – 20 January 2012’, (Paris: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)).

Dag Avango, Ulf Gustafsson, Louwrens Hacquebord and Gustav Rossnes, ‘LASHIPA 8: Archaeological Expedition to South Orkney, South Shetland and the Antarctic Peninsula 6 March – 2 April 2010’,   (Groningen: Arctic Center, University of Groningen, Forthcoming).

Ulf Gustafsson, Dag Avango, Bjørn L. Basberg and Gustav Rossnes, ‘LASHIPA 6 : Archaeological Expedition on South Georgia 3 March – 12 April’,   (Groningen: Arctic Center, University of Groningen, 2011).

Dag Avango, Hidde De Haas and Frigga Kruse, ‘LASHIPA 9: Archaeological Expedition on Spitsbergen 31 July – 15 August’,   (Groningen: Arctic Center, University of Groningen, 2010).

Dag Avango, Seth DePasqual, Ulf Gustafsson, Hidde De Haas, Louwrens Hacquebord, Cameron Hartnell and Frigga Kruse, ‘LASHIPA 5: Archaeological Expedition on Spitsbergen 27 July – 17 August’,   (Groningen: Arctic Center, University of Groningen, 2009).

Dag Avango, Ypie Aalders, Ulf Gustafsson, Hidde De Haas, Louwrens Hacquebord and Cameron Hartnell, ‘LASHIPA 4: Archaeological Expedition on Svalbard August 2-25, 2007’,   (Groningen: Arctic Center, University of Groningen, 2008).

Dag Avango, Louwrens Hacquebord, Ulf Gustafsson and Cameron Hartnell, ‘LASHIPA 3: Archaeological Expedition on Spitsbergen August 7-24, 2006’,   (Groningen: Arctic Center, University of Groningen, 2008).

Dag Avango and Arne Kaijser, ‘Vetenskaplig forskning – teknisk förändring – industriell förnyelse : slutrapportering av ett forskningsprojekt finansierat av Riksbankens jubileumsfond 1998-2007’ (Stockholm: Avdelningen för teknik- och vetenskapshistoria KTH, 2008), 46.

Dag Avango, Louwrens Hacquebord, Ulf Gustafsson and Cameron Hartnell, ‘LASHIPA 2: Archaeological Expedition on Svalbard August 8-20, 2005’,   (Groningen: Arctic Center, University of Groningen, 2007).

Patrick E Martin, Dag Avango, Susan Martin, Louwrens Hacquebord, Miles Oglethorpe, Marie Nisser and Gustav Rossnes, ‘Industrial Heritage in the Arctic: Research and Training in Svalbard, August 2004’,   (Houghton: Groningen: Stockholm: 2005).

Dag Avango, ‘Gruvindustriella lämningar på östra sidan av Grønfjorden, Svalbard’,   (Stockholm: Dep of History of Science & Technology, 2005), 14.

Dag Avango, ‘Industriminnen från den svenska driftsperioden vid Sveagruvan 1917-1925’,   (Stockholm: Dep of History of Science & Technology, Royal Institute of Technology, 2002), 47.