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Category Archives: Finnish history at Arkadia

Wednesday 8.9 at 6pm: Unteni Afrikka – Akseli G:n matka by Jan Blomstedt

 Dear friend of Arkadia, You are most warmly welcome to the presentation of Unteni Afrikka – Akseli G:n matka (The Africa of My Dreams – Akseli G’s Journey), a new collection of stories by Jan Blomstedt on Wednesday 8.9 at 6pm. Jan Blomstedt will be interviewed by filmmaker-photographer-writer Rax Rinnekangas. The public is also heartily […]

Wednesday 7.4 at 6pm: ”Arkistot osana kulttuuriperintöämme” by Vesa-Matti Ovaska

Dear friend of Arkadia, Your are extremely welcome to a presentation of The Finnish National Archives by Vesa-Matti Ovaska on Wednesday 7.4 at 6pm. The aim to give a short and lively introduction to the duties and services the Archives offer. It is especially addressed to people who are not greatly acquainted with archival services. […]

Tuesday 16.2 at 6pm: Hyljättiin outouden vuoksi: Israel-Jakob Schur ja suomalainen tiedeyhteisö

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly welcome to listen to a talk hosted by director Taru Mäkelä, Dr Simo Muir and Dr Ilona Salomaa relating to the academic destiny of Israel-Jakob Schur (1879–1949) on Tuesday, February 16th 2010 at 6pm. The talk deals with the rejection of Israel-Jakob Schur´s dissertation at the University of Helsinki […]

Monday 15.2 at 6pm: Gordon F. Sander, the journalist & historian, will give a reading from his new book, Taistelu Suomesta (The Battle of Finland)

 Dear friend of Arkadia, On Monday 15.2 at 6pm Gordon F. Sander, the journalist and historian, will be rejoining us to give a reading from his just published book, Taistelu Suomesta (The Battle of Finland). http://wsoy.fi/yk/products/show/79318 Gordon F.Sander will gladly discuss his book and answer questions. You are all heartily welcome! Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fi […]

Thursday 11.2 at 6pm: Architecture:The Bock, the Burtz & the Hellenius houses by Marianna Heikinheimo

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are warmly welcome to a series of talks on architecture jointly organised by Arkadia Oy International Bookshop and Archtours. www.archtours.com   The first presentation will be held by architect Marianna Heikinheimo and will take place on Thursday 11.2 at 6pm: The Bock house, the Burtz house and the Hellenius house […]

Merchant ship Vrouw Maria by Eero Ehanti on Tuesday 12.1 at 6pm

Dear friend of Arkadia, You are most warmly welcome to listen to Eero Ehanti (art historian, conservator and researcher at the National Board of Antiquities) present the truly extraordinary story of merchant ship Vrouw Maria on Tuesday 12.1 at 6pm. He will also, tentatively, endeavour to answer the following questions: Should the story be completed […]

Gordon F.Sander and The Battle of Finland 1939-1940 Tuesday 24.2 at 6pm

Dear friend of Arkadia,     The bookshop is pleased to welcome you to attend a reading by the noted journalist, historian, and long-time Fennophile Gordon F. Sander on Tuesday, February 24th at 6 pm.    One of the best known English language writers about Finland, Sander has been reporting from Finland for over thirty […]