Helsinki Book Fair 2016 – multilingual programme

Lecti Book Studio – stand 6n73

Swedish-language programme is here

Thursday 27.10 19:00-19:30 Totti-scene

Many languages – many voices

Multilingual reading and discussion. Organisers Lecti Book Studio and Sivuvalo.

Friday 28.10 19:00-19:30 Totti-scene

Home Sweet Home – Finland

Alternative voices about Finland in different languages – with students from Bielefeld University and international authors.

Saturday 29.10 12:00-12:30 Lecti Book Studio 6n73

Maailma kotona in many languages

Welcome to a multilingual event at Lecti Book Studio! Students from Bielefeld University, Germany, read in different languages from the anthology Maailma Kotona. and talk about their approach to a foreign languages and cultures. The students are part of the editing and translation project Gruppe Bie and have been involved in the editing of the anthology. After a lively performance of a selection of texts, the group is ready for a chat – join us for interesting stories and experiences!

Saturday 29.10 kl. 16:00-16:30 Lecti Book Studio 6n73

Casimir Ehrnrooth in Finland, Bulgaria and Russia

General Casimir Ehrnrooth was a division commander, minister and prime minister in Bulgaria and minister-secretary of state for Finland in Saint Petersburg. Professor Venelin Tsachevsky, who has written a biography about this forgotten but important person in the history of three countries, discusses about Ehrnrooth and his significance with Dr. Sabira Ståhlberg.

Language: English

Sunday 30.10 kl. 11:30-12:00 Lecti Book Studio 6n73

Den brokiga pennan – The Colourful Pen

Write in many languages and discover your creativity with the international participants in Colorit’s mentor programme!

Evenemanget stöds av Svenska Kulturfonden.

Sunday 30.10 kl. 12:30-13:00 Lecti Book Studio 6n73

Klang – gör din egen performance – create your own performance

Be creative! Write a text and create a performance. With some help from our creative teachers you can write a short text, which you can sing or perform, together with and before others.

The event is bilingual Swedish-English.

Evenemanget stöds av Oskar Öflunds stiftelse.