Category Archive: Events


On Wednesday May 17 at 5 p.m. four writers will introduce and read from their work at Kaffislippur Café at Hotel Reykjavik Marina. They are Ewa Marcinek (Poland/Iceland), Elías Knörr (Galicia/Iceland), Mazen Maarouf… Continue reading

Migrationsliteratur = maahanmuuttajakirjallisuus? Categorizing literature by migrants in Germany, Finland and the USA

11.-12.5.2017 Conference and Workshop Helsinki, Nykykielten laitos, PL 33 (Yliopistonkatu 4), 00014 Helsingin yliopisto. Visit Helsinki University website to check the whole program:  12.5  |18.30-20.00 |  Mutants – Migrants – Natives? Multilingual Literary Evening with… Continue reading

Sámi literature travels to Latin America | Discussion: Inger-Mari Aikio and Daniel Malpica | 27.5 [Maailma Kylässä]

Sat 27.5.2017 19.00–19.45 Amazon Stage  World Village Festival The poets Daniel Malpica, Roxana Crisólogo and Zoila Forss translated from English to Spanish and from Finnish to Spanish respectively poetry of Sámi writers Niillas Holmberg and… Continue reading

UNATTAINABLE MAPS | 27-28.5.2017 | Maailma Kylassä | World Village Festival | Helsinki

Artwork  Installation  Poetry Sat 27.5.2017 11.00–21.00 Kaisaniemi Park Sun 28.5.2017 11.00–19.00 Kaisaniemi Park Artist Martina Miño Pérez and poet Roxana Crisólogo Correa welcome visitors to interact with an installation, to reflect upon lines,… Continue reading

Kohtaamiskahvila | Poems for refugees | International Poetry Night 16.2 [Cafe STOA]

Thu 16.2.2017 at 18.00 – 19.30 Café Stoa Turunlinnantie 1, Helsinki Free entry During 2017 Kohtaamiskahvila series will organise different kind of meetings between artists and writers living in Helsinki with the community audience.… Continue reading

Satakieliklubi | Nordic Multimedia Poetry Night 18.3 [Vuotalo]

Satakieliklubi: Nordic Multimedia Poetry Night Sat. 18.3.2017  hr. 19.00 Vuotalo. Vuosali, Mosaiikkitori 2, Helsinki 10/8€ – Satakieliklubi suomeksi – Satakieliklubi på svenska – Satakieliklubi عربي Satakieliklubi is a multimedia poetry club specially created for Vuotalo’s concert hall… Continue reading

Runoreflex 20.3.2017 | klo 18.00

  RunoReflex: Poetry and Film 20.3.2017 | 18-21h International Cultural Centre Caisa’s Lobby, 2nd floor Mikonkatu 17 C/Vuorikatu 14 Helsinki Free entrance / Vapaa pääsy Runoreflex brings together poetry and films by international authors… Continue reading

Multilingual Creative Writing Workshop – gallery

Moments of the Multilingual Creative Writing Workshop that took place last 18.01.2017 in Helsinki, Finland, organised thanks to the cooperation between Building Bridges project, the Artists’ and Writers’ Association Kiila and Sivuvalo. The workshop was masterfully conducted… Continue reading

Runoja ilman kotimaata | Poetry interventions | 28.2, 11.3, 17.3

Runoja ilman kotimaata -sarjassa runoilijat esittävät Satakielikuukauden aikana Itä-Helsingissä erikielistä runoutta, jolla ei ole kotimaata. Runoesityksiä kommentoi musiikillaan improvisaatiosellisti Sergio Castrillón. Mahdolliset päivitykset Vuotalon sivulla: Runoja ilman kotimaata [In English] Poetry with no homelandis a series… Continue reading

FUTURIBLE: Visual Poetry and Future Language Exhibition | Näyttely 31.1.-4.3. [STOA]

How will the authors of tomorrow write? In what formats? Sivuvalo is proud to present Futurible – Visual Poetry and Future Language Exhibition curated by Daniel Malpica and Timea Varga. Futurible shows text-based works of international poets,… Continue reading

multilingual CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP 18.01.2017

Place: International Cultural Centre Caisa [Mikonkatu 17 C/Vuorikatu 14, Helsinki] Kokoushuone 1 hr 16.00-18.00 Free entrance We are happy to invite you to attend to the creative writing workshop run by  Andy Willoughby performance poet and… Continue reading

WikiRuno – Web Literary Campaign by Sivuvalo

WikiRuno* is a web literary campaign by Sivuvalo which aims to create an encyclopedic identity of transnational language writers, using references and building a database of writers that can be verified and considered… Continue reading