Runojulistenäyttely avajaiset

Lahden Muotoiluinstituutti sekä Tampereen Yliopisto osallistuu yhdessä Lahden Runomaraton 2019 tapahtumaan. Keskusteluita-runojulistenäyttely tutkii, miten monikielinen ja monikulttuurinen runous manifestoituu typografisessa kontekstissa. Näyttelyssä pohditaan, miten tuoda eri kulttuurit yhteen ja vähentää ennakkoluuloja. Näyttelyn runot ovat maahanmuuttajataustaisten runoilijoiden luomia, Tampereen yliopiston käännöstieteiden opiskelijoiden kääntämiä ja Lahden Muotoiluinstituutin graafisen suunnittelun opiskelijoiden julisteeksi taittamia.           … Continue reading Runojulistenäyttely avajaiset


23th March 2019 NORDIC CULTURE POINT HelsinkiInvited authors: Najlaa Eltom, Petra Mölstäd and José Luis Rico CarrilloTalk and poetry reading moderated by Anne KetolaPhotography: Roxana Crisólogo

Writing gender in Nordic literature [PHOTOS]

9th MARCH 2019 NORDISK KULTURKONTAKTHELSINKIInvited authors: Polina Kopylova, Lalo Barrubia and Leif HolmstrandThe talk and poetry reading was moderated by Anne KetolaPhotography: Roxana Crisólogo


9th March 2019Caisa Cultural Centre - HelsinkiINVITED AUTHORS: LALO BARRUBIA, LEIF HOLMSTRAND and Johanna VenhoPhotography: Roxana Crisólogo and Rosamaría Bolom


23 MARCH 2019 12:00-14:00 NORDIC CULTURE POINTKAISANIEMENKATU 9, 00100 HELSINKI Talk on writing and publishing in Sweden and Finland with writers with different mother tongues In relation to Nordic Culture Point’s thematic Migration and International Mother Language Day on March 20th, Nordic multilingual literature project NolitchX and Sivuvalo invite to a conversation with poets Najlaa Eltom (Sudan/Sweden), Petra … Continue reading CREATING (M)OTHER TONGUES

Multilingual Literary Cafe

18.03.201917:30Globe Art PointMalminkatu 5Helsinki Join us for an evening filled with food, poetry, stories and conversations. Bring along a poem, a song, a text or something you have cooked and we can sit together and enjoy sharing them with one another.

Under the same roof: poetry and performance

9.03.201917:30Caisa Cultural CentreKaikukatu 4Helsinki Saman katon alla / Under samma tak / Under the Same Roof / Bajo el mismo techo is a poetry performance and reading organised by Sivuvalo and NolitchX.Runous on myös tapa puhua ihmisoikeuksista. Poesi är ännu ett sätt att tala om mänskliga rättigheter. Poetry is also a way to talk about human … Continue reading Under the same roof: poetry and performance

Writing Gender in Nordic Literature

9 March 2019 12:00-14:00 Nordisk kulturkontaktKaisaniemenkatu 9, 00100 Helsinki Talk and Multilingual Poetry reading Is it easier to construct gender for Nordic writers in democratic societies than elsewhere in the world? How does gender transform with migration? How do different languages express gender and how does gender change in translation?In relation to the International Women’s … Continue reading Writing Gender in Nordic Literature

Multilingual Poetry Reading

7.02.2019 Eskilstuna Sweden Nordic Literatures in Change and Exchange #NolitchX starts activities with a co-production with the Nordic Council of Ministers and Folk and Culture festival 2019 in Eskilstuna, Sweden. Melting Point is a multilingual poetry reading with poets Martina Moliis-Mellberg, Tammam H Hunaidy, Roxana Crisólogo and Jude Dibia. Design concept by: Martina Miño. Thanks to … Continue reading Multilingual Poetry Reading

We Glide Through Gleam and Dark

Poetry reading and talk 28.01.201919:30Malminkatu 5, 00100Globe Art Point HelsinkiFree Entrance Sivuvalo is pleased to host U.S. poet and scholar Randi W. Stebbins, who will share her poetry as well as her experiences as an active writer, cultural promoter, and editor in Iceland. José Luis Rico (MEX) and Roxana Crisólogo (PER) will offer a brief … Continue reading We Glide Through Gleam and Dark

Sivuvalo at Oodi Library´s Grand Opening

5.12.2018Helsinki Moments of the beautiful Grand Opening of Helsinki Central Library Keskustakirjasto Oodi.Sivuvalo was part of the program with a multilingual poetry reading by Polina Kopylova and Zoila Forss, hosted by Anne Ketola. As well poets Roxana Crisólogo and Diana Mistera (Catalysti) participated in the Ode challenge programme. Thanks for the invitation. Libraries are the heart of the community.