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Monthly Archives: February 2011

Friday 18.2 at 6pm: “My Life as a Swedish Speaking Finn” by Lina Laurent (Arbis)

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly invited to “My Life as a Swedish Speaking Finn” by Lina Laurent on Friday 18.2 at 6pm. http://vintermedia.fi/pa_svenska/ This lecture is part of a series called Learn About Finland and a result of the collaboration between Arbis and the bookshop. http://www.hel2.fi/arbis/english/index.htm About Lina Lina Laurent has been looking […]

Thursday 17.2 at 6pm: burnBrunoburn, a poetry performance heresy by Alan Prohm

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are heartily invited to burnBrunoburn, a poetry performance heresy by Alan Prohm on Thursday 17.2 at 6pm. Alan Prohm is a Chicago-born artist poet. Bruno is an errant language spirit in free intermedial rotation amongst the stars. Talk will be in English and all the grease in between. Welcome! Warm […]

Wednesday 16.2 at 6pm: Filosofi Pekka Hongisto: Leonardo da Vincin näkyvät ja näkymättömät kielet

 Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly invited to ” The Visible and Invisible in Leonardo da Vinci´s Thought and Art” by Philosopher Pekka Hongisto on Wednesday 16.2 at 6pm. The lecture will be in Finnish but questions may be asked in English. Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fi – Entrance is free and green tea will […]

Tuesday 15.2 at 6pm: Freejazz concert by Mopo at Arkadia!

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly invited to the bookshop to an exciting jazz recital by Mopo on Tuesday 15.2 at 6pm! Mopo is a Helsinki based free jazz band. It was formed in 2009 by saxophone player Linda Fredriksson, bassist Eero Tikkanen and drummer Eeti Nieminen. The free jazz they play is energetic […]

Monday 14.2 at 6pm: Valentine’s Day poetry recital by students of Snellman-korkeakoulu!

 Dear friend of Arkadia, You are heartily invited to a poetry recital by speech and drama students of Snellman-korkeakoulu on Valentine’s day, Monday 14.2 at 6 pm!To suit the day, the main theme is – naturally – love. The audience will enjoy poems mainly by 20th century Finnish authors, but a few poems will also be […]

Friday 11.2 at 5pm (17.00): Minister Tuija Brax and MP Pekka Haavisto will discuss language policy / Språk och demokrati

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are heartily invited to listen to Minister of Justice Tuija Brax and Member of Parliament Pekka Haavisto discuss language policy on Friday 11.2 at 5pm. Finnish language policy, the status of Swedish vis-à-vis Finnish and the relation between language policy and democracy will all be discussed. A fascinating debate as […]

Thursday 10.2 at 6pm: Screening of Strange Events (2009) by Kanerva Cederström

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly invited to the screening of Strange Events (2009) by Kanerva Cederström on Thursday 10.2 at 6pm. Kanerva Cederström has very kindly accepted to present her film and talk about it. http://fi.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kanerva_Cederstr%C3%B6m Welcome! Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fi – Entrance is free and green tea will be served. A donation […]

Wednesday 9.2 at 6pm: Elisabeth Clement will talk about the sanctification of daily life

 Dear friend of Arkadia, You are welcome to a talk by Elisabeth Clement about the sanctification of daily life on Wednesday 9.2 at 6pm. She will discuss the subject with Chaplain Arto Antturi of Vanha Kirko from the Cathedral Paris in Helsinki. Elisabeth Clement is an an English teacher at the English School of Helsinki. […]