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Monthly Archives: May 2012

Saturday 26.5 at 4pm: ‘Music in Doses’ by Lucie Niemelä

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly invited to ‘Music in Doses’ by Lucie Niemelä on Saturday 26.5 at 4pm. Lucie will perform solo, with her inimitable crystal clear voice, songs from debut album ‘Doses’ as well as some new compositions. ‘Doses’ was released by the German record label ZeitART Music in March 2012. www.lucieniemela.com […]

Saturday 26.5 at 1pm: Reading by writer Janis Mackay

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are heartily invited to a reading by Janis Mackay on Saturday 26.5 at 1pm. Janis from Scotland, is an award winning children’s author, also a poet and storyteller. Janis is spending a month on Suomenlinna, writing a new novel where she hopes to bring Scotland and Finland together in fiction. […]

Friday 25.5 at 6pm: Café Freud with psychoanalyst Jussi Kotkavirta

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are invited to yet another edition of Café Freud at the bookshop on Friday 25.5 at 6pm. The founder and moderator of Café Freud is psychoanalyst Jussi Kotkavirta, philosophy professor at Jyväskylä University. The talk will be mostly in Finnish. Welcome! Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fi –Entrance is free and green […]

Thursday 24.5 at 6pm: Photo Café ‘Toteutuuko Suomessa sananvapaus?’ with Natalia Baer and Hanna Weselius

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are invited to another edition of Photo Café ‘Toteutuuko Suomessa sananvapaus’? (Photographs and freedom of expression in Finland) with photographer Natalia Baer and artist and a researcher Hanna Weselius on Thursday 24.5 at 6pm. http://www.hannaweselius.fi www.keksit.fi Photo Café is organized and moderated by photographer Natalia Baer from Photo Agency Keksi. […]

Wednesday 23.5 at 6pm: Screening of ‘Un cuento chino’ by Sebastián Borensztein

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly invited by El Centro Cultural Latinoamericano and the bookshop to the screening of “Un cuento chino” by Sebastián Borensztein on Wednesday 23.5 at 6pm. “Un cuento Chino” was meant to be screened on Wednesday 11.4 but instead we saw Argentinean film “Iluminados por el fuego” (2005) by Tristán […]

Tuesday 22.5 at 6pm: Purppuraruusu ja Samettinyrkki (Rose and Fist) by Pentti Väänänen

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are invited to “Purppuraruusu ja Samettinyrkki” (Rose and Fist) by Pentti Väänänen on Tuesday 22.5 at 6pm. Pentti Väänänen has kindly accepted to present his book that studies cold war foreign policy during the years 1976-89. Purppuraruusu ja Samettinyrkki (Rose and Fist) by Pentti Väänänen. The book deals with cold […]

Saturday 19.5 at 4pm: Poetry, lyrics and stories (interspersed with music) by The Helsinki Writing Circle

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are invited to an afternoon of poetry, lyrics and stories (interspersed with music) by The Helsinki Writing Circle on Saturday 19.5 at 4pm. Members of the Helsinki Writing Circle will present some of their writing. This is a free group which meets at the Arkadia Bookshop every Saturday from 12:00 […]

Saturday 19.5 at 1pm: ‘How does Fairtrade really work?’ by Pro Ethical Trade

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are invited to “How does Fairtrade really work?” by Pro Ethical Trade on Saturday 19.5 at 1pm. Project manager Reeta Partanen from Fairtrade Finland will give a short presentation on ethical consumption. PETF’s volunteer Pamela Arslan will talk about her experiences on a banana farm in Ecuador. At the same […]