TALK: Bygda 4 life? – Tuesday
1. Aug
Hermetikken 1st floor
  • Culture
  • Day 2

What makes life interesting to live outside the big cities? Why is Henningsvær so attractive for younger people? Do we live differently, think differently, have different values in small towns compared to the big cities?


These and other questions will be tried to answer in this panel discussion during Trevarefest 2023.

Hanne Østli Jakobsen, journalist in Morgenbladet will moderate the talk with panelists:
– Lena Hamnes, AP politician and deputy mayor from Svolvær, also known for her book “Naked without fish”
– Christian Størmer, local entrenpreneur and realeastate developer
– Mats Alfsen, head of the inhabitants association in Henningsvær, CEO of TREVAREFABRIKKEN and ‘bergenser


This talk will be held in Norwegian.


NB! The activity is only open for festival audience with festival pass or day pass for the same day.