Social practises

By social practices we mean social customs and forms of coexistence, both in everyday life and in formal contexts.

  • Live action role-playing – LARPing

    17 January 2018

    LARPing or live action role-playing is a form of improvised theatre without an audience where everyone participates.

  • Gummekaka (Christmas cake)

    12 April 2016

    In Torestorp and Älekulla in Västergötland, a round cake is baked on the day before Christmas Eve that is often shaped like a wreath – this is known …

  • Fika

    26 January 2016

    The Swedish "fika" can have multiple meanings, but it is usually associated with taking a break (e.g. from work) with one or more others, t…