The Historical Association of Northern Finland (HANF) is a scholarly non-profit organization. The HANF was established in 1976 to promote historical research in Northern Finland. Its activities include sponsoring meetings and conferences for the exchange of scholarly view and disseminating historical knowledge through publications.

Faravid is the fully peer-reviewed official journal of the Historical Association of Northern Finland. Faravid encourages systematic study and research on all aspects of history and welcomes contributions from historians and representatives of other disciplines.

Editorial board

Editor-in-ChiefKari Alenius, University of Oulu
Vice Editor-in-ChiefMatti Mäntylä, University of Oulu
Layout EditorMaria Julku, University of Oulu
Publications SecretaryTuula Okkonen, University of Oulu

International Advisory Board

Michel S. Beaulieu, Lakehead University
Kalervo Hovi, University of Turku
Chiharu Inaba, Meijo University
Saulius Kaubrys, University of Vilnius
Leila Koivunen, University of Turku
Juhani Kostet, University of Jyväskylä and University of Oulu
Silviu Miloiu, Valahian University of Târgoviste
Henry Oinas-Kukkonen, University of Oulu
Tuula Okkonen, University of Oulu
Heikki Roiko-Jokela, University of Jyväskylä
Rein Ruutsoo, University of Tallinn
Valters Scerbinskis, Latvian National Library
Yoneyuki Sugita, Osaka University
Taina Syrjämaa, University of Turku
Pasi Tuunainen, University of Eastern Finland


Department of History
P. O. Box 1000
90014 University of Oulu