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 you can well imagine! Pekka Haavisto’s CV: Tuija Brax’ CV: The talk will be both in Swedish and Finnish, and in English too. Welcome! Warm regards, Ian www.arkadiabookshop.fiEntrance is free and green tea will be served. A donation of €2 (or more!) is suggested and would be very welcome.