One bright autumn day I arrived in Finland from England. I was looking for an apartment and a job. A company wanted a translator with good English.
Tell your own story and listen to the stories of others. Join us for an exciting trip into the world of writing and discover different possibilities to be creative with words at three international writing workshops in October 2018.
During autumn 2017 Colorit and our partner Lecti Book Studio will be present at the book fairs in Gothenburg 28 September–1 October and Helsinki 26–29 October. We arrange programmes both on scenes and at our stand, where you also can buy books for book fair prices.
When: Thursday 19 October 2017 at 18:00
Where: Veranda at Luckan, Georgsgatan, Helsingfors
Welcome to an exciting writing workshop!
The image of Bulgaria in Finnish travel narratives – outdated or in need of an update?
Date: Thursday 19 October 2017 at 14:00-16:00
Place: Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki
In the past two centuries, several travellers from Finland visited Bulgaria and wrote about their experiences.
Dr. Martin Ivanov and Dr. Sabira Ståhlberg discuss myth and reality in the travel narratives, the historical context and the Bulgarian perspective in contrast to Finnish views.
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