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Monthly Archives: November 2011

Tuesday 29.11 at 6pm: ‘Einstein, wave-particle duality and quantum mechanics’ by physicist Rose Lerner (400th event at Arkadia)

 Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly invited to ‘Einstein, wave-particle duality and quantum mechanics’ by physicist Rose Lerner on Tuesday 29.11 at 6pm. Rose Lerner is a physicist, currently working as a researcher at Helsinki University. Her work is mostly on cosmology and the early Universe. This is the 400th event to be hosted […]

Monday 28.11 at 6pm: ‘Children and Courage in Conflict’, the screening of ’14E’and a reading by Naima Mohamud

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are invited by Helsinki Refugee Film Festival and the bookshop to ‘Children and Courage in Conflict’, the screening of ‘14E’and a reading by Naima Mohamud on Monday 28.11 at 6pm. Naima Mohamud is a young filmmaker, writer and photographer currently based in Helsinki. ”14E” is her new, 4-minute film about a small […]

Saturday 26.11 at 4pm: 1950s colour photos by Yrjö Nikulainen presented by Terho Nikulainen

 Dear friend of Arkadia, Your are heartily welcome to the opening of a photography exhibition by Terho Nikulainen on Saturday 26.11. at 4pm. The exhibit last from 26.11 to  22.12.2011. Terho will present his father’s family colour slides and photographs of the ‘50s. Colour slides and colour photographing were slowly becoming more common in the fifties but […]

Friday 25.11 at 6pm: ‘An Intellectual History of Cannibalism’ by Ambassador Catalin Avramescu

 Dear friend of Arkadia, You are heartily welcome to ‘An Intellectual History of Cannibalism’ by Catalin Avramescu on Friday 25.11 at 6pm. His Excellency Mr. Catalin Avramescu is the Ambassador of Romania to Finland and the author of ‘An Intellectual History of Cannibalism’ (Princeton University Press, 2009). web.me.com/avramescu Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fi –Entrance is free […]

24.11 at 6pm: Bhutan – bruttokansanonnellisuuden maa by Erkki Lehtiranta

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are invited to ‘Bhutan – bruttokansanonnellisuuden maa’ by Erkki Lehtiranta on Thursday 24.11 at 6pm. FM Erkki Lehtiranta on kirjailija ja musiikintutkija, joka on vieraillut Bhutanissa kolme kertaa, viimeksi tänä syksynä. Hän on kirjoittanut mm. Bhutanista, Nepalista ja Tiibetistä uusimassa kirjassaan Tien päällä ja taivaan alla (Smiling Stars, 2011). The […]

Wednesday 23.11 at 6pm: Helsinki Refugee Film Festival & Screening of ‘Zakia Did Stand Up’ by Afghan-Finnish director Shabika Adil

 Dear friend of Arkadia, You are welcome to an Introduction to the Helsinki Refugee Film Festival and to the screening of “Zakia Did Stand Up” a short film by Afghan-Finnish director Shabika Adil on Wednesday 23.11 at 6pm. The first Helsinki Refugee Film Festival is a about to start – a good time to join […]

Tuesday 22.11 at 6pm: ‘Presidentti Medvedev – yhä Putinin varjossa?’ by Ambassador, Lic. Phil. Taisto Tolvanen

 Dear friend of Arkadia, You are invited to ‘Presidentti Medvedev – yhä Putinin varjossa?’ (President Medvedev – still in Putin´s shadow?) by Ambassador, Lic. Phil. Taisto Tolvanen on Tuesday 22.11 at 6pm. Medvedev päättää piakkoin presidenttikautensa ja siirtyy pääministeriksi. Kun Medvedevin aikaisemmat puheet Venäjän kehityksestä ovat jääneet pitkälti retorisiksi, saavatko ne nyt enemmän konkretiaa hänen […]

Monday 21.11 at 6pm: Concert of PLOP at Arkadia

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are invited to ‘PLOP-Return to Arkadia’ on Monday 21.11 at 6pm! PLOP is a unique group of musical madmen which consists of Mikko Innanen (saxophones), Joonas Riippa (drums) and Ville Herrala (bass). They have made a name for themselves as an unpredictable, audience-engaging live act, playing shows around Finland and in […]