Events

Almost 100 translators at the Helsinki Book Fair

At FILI’s invitation, more than 90 translation professionals who translate from Finnish or Finland Swedish will take part in the […]

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FILI at the Frankfurt Book Fair

Staff from FILI are eager to meet with you at the Frankfurt Book Fair from 19 to 21 October at […]

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Workshop for translators of children’s literature and literature for young people 31.8.-2.9.

A workshop for translators of children’s and young adults’ literature starts today! 10 great foreign translators of Finnish literature for […]

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International Editors’ Week in Helsinki 29.8.-1.9.

The expected visit of foreign publishers to Helsinki organized by FILI starts tomorrow! During the week, respected publishers from Canada, […]

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Poetry translation workshop, August 24-28

FILI’s fall season starts with the eagerly awaited poetry translation workshop on Wednesday, August 24! 12 translators from different parts […]

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Editors’ Week fellowship in Helsinki 6-9.6.2022

Next week FILI will host six publishers of children’s and young adult literature. Our guests are Lindy Andersen (Bonnier Forlag, […]

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Join us for a virtual Let’s Talk Books session 27 January

We are arranging another of our popular Let’s Talk Books sessions 27 January 2022 from 2 to 3 pm (CET). […]

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Invitation: Let’s Talk Books! (Children & YA) on 18 November

FILI – Finnish Literature Exchange invites you to Let’s talk Books! (Children & YA) online event on Thursday, 18 November, 14.00–15.00 CET.

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Frankfurt Book Fair 2021

FILI will be attending this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair from 20–22 October! FILI & Finnish Publishers Association will have a […]

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Course for beginning literary translators starts 16 August

At the end of summer, 16–27 August, we will host our eleventh course for beginning literary translators, which is being […]

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Editors’ Coffee Break: Let’s talk books!

FILI – Finnish Literature Exchange invites you to a Fiction Editors’ Coffee Break on Thursday, 17 June, 14.00–15.00 CET. Please […]

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Join us for Editors’ Coffee Breaks!

Next up is an event for non-fiction editors and publishers:  Editors’ Coffee Break Non-Fiction 21.4. from 2 to 3.30 pm (CET). If you’re interested in participating in the virtual coffee break, please contact FILI’s Päivi Haarala. The events are informal.  Before summer we will also hold a virtual coffee break for children’s and young adult book editors as well as a second meeting for fiction editors.

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Non-fiction Editors’ Week in Helsinki 25–27 November

FILI will host an Editors’ Week visit for non-fiction publishers 25–27 November 2019. Our guests are Jaya Aninda Chatterjee (Yale University […]

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A Fellowship programme for translators of Finnish literature in Helsinki 23.–25.10.2019

FILI arranges a Fellowship programme for translators of Finnish literature in connection with the Helsinki Book Fair. Nearly 50 translators […]

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Frankfurter Buchmesse 16.–20.10.2019

FILI will attend the Frankfurt Book Fair! You can find the Finnish stand at 5.0 A 85.

Do join us for A Guided Tour of Contemporary Finnish Literature and on How to Be Happy the Finnish Way as part of our Finnland. Cool & Happy. programme on Wednesday 16 October at the Frankfurt Pavilion (Agora) from 4 to 6 p.m.

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Gothenburg Book Fair 26.–29.9.2019

FILI will attend the Gothenburg Book Fair, we’ll have two tables in the Rights Centre (F02&G02). Please get in touch […]

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FILI Editors’ Week in Helsinki 2.–5.9.2019

The second Editors’ Week of 2019 will take place from 2–5 September. Our guests are: Jörg Becken (KLAK Verlag, Germany), Johanna Daehli (Sekwa […]

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Seminar for translators of non-fiction literature in Helsinki 26.–27.8.2019

FILI has organised a seminar for those translating Finnish non-fiction literature to foreign languages. Altogether 14 translators who translate into […]

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Beginning translators’ course in Helsinki

FILI and the Finnish National Agency for Education arrange the tenth beginning translators’ course in August. The course has been […]

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Finland focus country at Tbilisi International Book Fair 30.5.–2.6.

The Georgian Publishers and Booksellers Association has chosen Finland as focus country for this year’s Tbilisi International Book Fair, which […]

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