Publications

Peer-reviewed articles

  • Reinsone, Sanita, Laime, Sandis. Latviešu folkloras krātuves digitālais arhīvs garamantas.lv: izveidošana un attīstības perspektīvas (Digital Archive of Latvian Folklore Garamantas.lv: Development Perspectives), Letonica, No. 47, 2022, 50-69

  • Reinsone, Sanita, Ļaksa-Timinska, Ilze, Matulis, Haralds. Metadatos balstīta dienasgrāmatu teksta korpusa analīze (Metadata Based Analysis of Diary Text Corpus), Letonica, No. 47, 2022, 70-87

  • Rikters, Matīss, Reinsone, Sanita. How Masterly Are People at Playing with Their Vocabulary? Baltic Journal of Modern Computing, Vol. 10, No.3, 2022, 382-391. DOI: 10.22364/bjmc.2022.10.3.11

  • Matulis, Haralds, Reinsone, Sanita, Ilze Ļaksa-Timinska. Automatic Detection of Dates in the Corpus of Diaries. DHNB 2022, CEUR-WS Proceedings Vol-3232, ed. by Berglund, K., La Mela, M., Zwart, I., 2022, 334-342.

  • Pērle-Sīle, Ginta, Reinsone, Sanita. Manuscript Transcription as a Tool for Deep Reading and Teaching of Folklore. DHNB 2022, CEUR-WS Proceedings Vol-3232, ed. by Berglund, K., La Mela, M., Zwart, I., 2022, 390-400.

  • Reinsone, Sanita, Platonova, Marina, Smirnova, Tatjana, Seņko, Zane. Advancing Academic Discipline of Digital Humanities in Latvia. History of Engineering Sciences and Institutions of Higher Education, No. 6, 2022, 142-154. DOI: 10.7250/HESIHE.2022.008

  • Reinsone, Sanita, Platonova, Marina, Smirnova, Tatjana, Seņko, Zane. Starpdisciplinārās akadēmiskās jomas digitālās humanitārās zinātnes aizsākumi Latvijā. Inženierzinātņu un augstskolu vēsture, Nr. 6, 2022, 136-148. DOI: 10.7250/IAV.2022.008

  • Reinsone, Sanita. Searching for Deeper Meanings in Cultural Heritage Crowdsourcing. In A History of Participation in Museums and Archives. Traversing Citizen Science and Citizen Humanities, Routledge’s research series Museum and Heritage Studies, edited by Palmyre Pierraux et al., 2020, 186-207.

  • Sīle, I., Romane E., Reinsone S., Mauriņa B., Tirzite D., Dambrova M., Medicinal plants and their uses recorded in the Archives of Latvian Folklore from the 19th century, Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Vol. 249, 2019, 112378, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2019.112378

  • Dace Bula, Sanita Reinsone, Rita Treija. Dag Trotzig i Lettland. Svenska landsmål och svenskt folkliv 2018, Vol. 141, 9-28.

  • Reinsone, Sanita. Participatory practices and tradition archives. In Visions and Traditions. Knowledge Production and Tradition Archives, edited by Audun Kjus, Fredrik Skott, Rita Treija, Lauri Harvilahti and Susanne Österlund-Pötzsch. Helsinki: FF Communications, Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia, 2018, 279-296.

  • Reinsone, Sanita. Folklore Study and Research at the University of Latvia. In Folkloristics in the lnterwar Period. Ed. Dace Bula. Helsinki: Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia Folklore Fellows' Communications, 2017, 100–117.

  • Sīle I., Reinsone S., Romāne E., Dambrova M. ​Ārstniecības augi latviešu tautas ticējumos. RSU zinātnisko rakstu krājums, 2017; 233–240.

  • Reinsone, Sanita. Forbidden and sublime forest landscapes: narrated experiences of Latvian national partisan women after World War II. Cold War History Vol. 16, 2016, 395­-416.

  • Reinsone, Sanita. Folkloras studijas un pētniecība Latvijas Universitātē, Latviešu folkloristika starpkaru periodā, red. Dace Bula. Rīga: Zinātne, 2014, 151-186.

  • Reinsone, Sanita. Facing the Enemy: The Image of a Chekist in Narratives of Latvian National Partisan Women after World War II. Power and Democracy. XVIII International Congress of Oral History. The Many Voices of Oral History. Communications. Barcelona: University of Barcelona, 2014, 1178–1185.

  • Reinsone, Sanita. Latgalian Emigrants in Siberia: Contradicting Images, Folklore (Electronic Journal of Folklore) Vol. 58 (2014): 38-62.

Other research-related publications

  • Baklāne, Anda, Laime, Sandis, Reinsone, Sanita. Priekšvārds (Foreword). Letonica, No. 47, 2022, 6-11

  • Mosienko, Valentina, Pelepets, Marina, Reinsone, Sanita, Rose, Michael E. Funding databases for Ukrainian academics. Science. 2022 Jul 29;377(6605):480. doi: 10.1126/science.add9155, https://www.science.org/doi/10.1126/science.add9155

  • Rose Michael E., Reinsone, Sanita, et al. #ScienceForUkraine: an Initiative to Support the Ukrainian Academic Community. “3 months since Russia’s invasion in Ukraine”, February 26 – May 31, 2022 (June 17, 2022). Max Planck Institute for Innovation & Competition Research Paper No. 22-13, http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.4139263

  • Maryl, Maciej, Ivashchenko, Oleksandra, Reinfelds, Matīss, Reinsone, Sanita, Rose, Michael E. Addressing the Needs of Ukrainian Scholars at Risk, Nature Human Behaviour 6(6), 2022, 10.1038/s41562- 022-01387-7, https://www.nature.com/articles/s41562-022-01387-7

  • Reinsone, Sanita. “Computer Graphics from Sarajevo: Interview with Selma Rizvić,” Blog4Dissent, January 6, 2022. https://nep4dissent.eu/blog4dissent/computer-graphics-from-sarajevo-interview-with-selma-rizvic

  • Reinsone, Sanita. “Hidden Galleries: Interview with James Kapaló,” Blog4Dissent, August 23, 2021. https://nep4dissent.eu/blog4dissent/hidden-galleries-interview-with-james-kapalo-part1

  • Baklāne, Anda, Reinsone, Sanita. Virtualization of the Digital Humanities in the Nordic Countries 5th Conference. CEUR Workshop Proceedings. Aachen: Center for European Union Research, Vol.2865 (2020), p. 1–4. http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-2865/preface.pdf

  • Reinsone, Sanita, Daugavietis, Jānis, Baklāne, Anda. Digital Humanities in the Nordic countries – the Fifth Conference. CEUR Workshop Proceedings. Aachen: Center for European Union Research, 2020 Vol.2612, 2020, p.1-11. http://ceur-ws.org/Vol-2612/preface.pdf

  • Angelaki, Georgia, Badzmierowska, Karolina, Brown, David, Chiquet, Vera, Colla, Joris, Finlay-McAlester, Judith, Grabowska, Klaudia, Hannesschläger, Vanessa, Harrower, Natalie, Howat-Maxted, Freja, Ilvanidou, Maria, Kordyzon, Wojciech, Król, Magdalena, Losada Gómez, Antonio Gabriel, Maryl, Maciej, Reinsone, Sanita, Suslova, Natalia, Sweetnam, Mark, Śliwowski, Kamil, & Werla, Marcin. How to Facilitate Cooperation between Humanities Researchers and Cultural Heritage Institutions. Guidelines. Digital Humanities Centre at the Institute of Literary Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences, 2019. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2587481

Books

  • Reinsone, Sanita. The Poetics of Getting Lost in Legends, Stories, and Conversations / Apmaldīšanās poētika teikās, stāstos un sarunās (in Latvian). Riga: LU LFMI, 2017 (peer-reviewed monograph). See at ILFA Publishing


  • Reinsone, Sanita. Forest Daughters. 12 Women on Their Life at Home, in the Forest, in Prison./ Meža meitas. 12 sievietes par dzīvi mājās, mežā, cietumā (in Latvian. Commented life stories of national partisan women after WWII). Riga: Dienas Grāmata, 2015 (2nd edition 2022). See at goodreads and Dienas Grāmata Publishing House. Forest Daughters was staged at the Valmiera Drama Theatre. Directed by Mārtiņš Eihe. Premiere in January 2018. Read more on vdt.lv


  • Reinsone, Sanita. Story of Ādams. Life, habits and customs in Mazsalaca parish in the autobiography of Ādams Purmalis ca. 1900 / Ādama stāsts. Mazsalaciešu dzīve, tikumi un ieradumi Ā. Purmaļa autobiogrāfijā 19. un 20. gs. mijā (in Latvian. Commented life story of Latvian peasant Ādams Purmalis (1847-1914)). Rīga: Zinātne, 2008 (2nd edition 2011). See at Zinātne Publishers. Story of Ādams was staged at the Latvian National Theater. Directed by Indra Roga. Premiere in 2011. Read more on teatris.lv.


Publications in cultural media

  • Dzīve pirms lodes (Life before the bullet was fired). DOMUZĪME magazine. 27.04.2022 (review of the book "I'd like to become something... The diaries of Jewish girls. 1934-1941")

  • Atslēgas vārds 'mīlestība' (Keyword 'love'). SATORI online journal. 14.02.2022 (about love in Latvian folklore)

  • Pa visu zemi ar lielu prieku danco, dzied un lēkā (All over the land they dance, sing and jump with great joy). SATORI online journal. 22.06.2021 (on traditions of the summer solstice celebration in Latvia)

  • Purvā manas kājas mirka jeb negatīvu apstākļu kopums (My feet were stuck in the swamp or a set of negative circumstances). SATORI online journal. 22.01.2021 (on perceptions of swamps in Latvian folklore)

  • Sērgas pieradināšana jeb Visas mūsu nesatikšanās (Taming the Plague or All Our Misencounters). PUNCTUM online magazine. 22.04.2021 (review of Paolo Giordano book "How Contagion Works")

  • Savas dzīves pierakstīšana (Writing your life). DOMUZĪME magazine. 2018, No. 3., 59-62. (on life writing traditions and creating the Autobiography collection)

Creative works

A book for children from about 7 years of age. Estonia and Latvia in this story are countries where the worlds of people and toys coexist. In the form of a fairy tale, the story tells children about Estonia as a "land of toys", giving them an idea of the regions, language and traditions of the real neighbouring country of Estonia.