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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Thursday 18.10 at 6pm at Arkadia: Concert by TEYR

Dear friend of Arkadia,You are invited to a concert by TEYR on Thursday 18.10 at 6pm at Arkadia (Nervanderinkatu 11)https://www.facebook.com/events/2124892707521068/ Folk trio TEYR evolved out of London’s thriving session scene, combining bothy ballads, focsle shanties, folk tunes and Irish poetry, drawing links between the many sounds of the Celtic and British isles. Featuring close vocal harmonies, fiddle, […]

Tuesday 16.10 at 6pm at Arkadia: Pentti Saaritsa ja Jorge Luis Borgesin Omaelämänkerta

Dear friend of Arkadia,You are invited to Pentti Saaritsa ja Jorge Luis Borgesin Omaelämänkerta on Tuesday 16 .10 at 6pm at Arkadia (Nervanderinkatu 11).https://www.facebook.com/events/1174218756063066/https://www.aviador.fi/kirjat/borges-omaelamakerta.htmThe poet and translator Pentti Saaritsa will talk about Jorge Luis Borges’ autobiography, which he has recently translated. It was published this autumn by Aviador. The talk is in Finnish.Welcome!Warm regards,Ian         www.arkadiabookshop.fiJorge Luis Borgesin […]

Saturday 13.10 at 4pm at Arkadia: Edith Södergran’s poems recited in Swedish, Kurdish, Finnish and English

Dear friend of Arkadia,You are invited to Edith Södergran’s poems recited in Swedish, Kurdish, Finnish and English on Saturday 13.10 at 4pm at Arkadia (Nervanderinkatu 11).The Kurdish writer, translator and journalist Firat Ceweri will present his Kurdish translation of Edith Södergran’s collection “Landet som icke är” (“The Land which is not”). Södergran’s poems will also be […]

Saturday 13.10: Arkadia Ad Sextam, a Prayer During the Day, held by Rev. Petri Tikka

Dear friend of Arkadia,You are invited to Arkadia Ad Sextam, a Prayer During the Day, held by Rev. Petri Tikka on Saturday 13.10 at 11am at Arkadia (Nervanderinkatu 11)Welcome!Warm regards,Ian         www.arkadiabookshop.fiARKADIA AD SEXTAMDeep within Arkadia International Bookshop (at Nervanderinkatu 11), there is a chapel that invites visitors to meditate and pray at all times. There have been regular […]

Friday 12.10 at 6pm at Arkadia: Café Freud: Somesta ja huomion menettämisen peloista

Dear friend of Arkadia,You are invited to Café Freud: Somesta ja huomion menettämisen peloistaon Friday 12.10 at 6pm at Arkadia (Nervanderinkatu 11)The founder and moderator of Café Freud is psychoanalyst Jussi Kotkavirta.The talk will be mostly in Finnish.Welcome!Warm regards,Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fi– Entrance is free but a donation of €3 (or more!) to fund the event is […]

Thursday 11.10 at 6pm at Arkadia: Kohti Helsinki Lied -kilpailua / Towards Helsinki Lied competition performed by soprano Aleksiina Turtiainen and pianist Hanna Jokinen

Dear friend of Arkadia,You are invited to Kohti Helsinki Lied -kilpailua / Towards Helsinki Lied competition performed by soprano Aleksiina Turtiainen and pianist Hanna Jokinen on Thursday 11.10 at 6pm at Arkadia (Nervanderinkatu 11).Kohti Helsinki Lied -kilpailua / Towards Helsinki Lied competitionSoprano Aleksiina Turtiainen and pianist Hanna Jokinen will perform their complete competition programme.https://www.facebook.com/events/188752211934443/Programme:First round:H. Wolf: […]