The rich and manifold history of Bulgaria is presented for the first time in Finland in the exhibition at the Slavonic Library in 2018 during the the Bulgarian presidency of the Council of the European Union.
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.
Visit Colorit and our partner Lecti Book Studio at Helsinki Book Fair 26-29 October 2017 at stand 6mm64 behind the Totti scene.
We arrange several interesting discussions about literary, cultural and historical topics in Swedish, English and Finnish and also creative workshops for children.
Welcome to our partner Lecti Book Studio’s stand A04:04 and find our programme at Gothenburg Book Fair 28 September – 1 October 2017 in Swedish here.
The image of Bulgaria in Finnish travel narratives – outdated or in need of an update?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.