The Helsinki Comics Centre and the French publisher Rackham are co-publishing a French-language anthology of Finnish comics entitled “La bande dessinée finlandaise 2013”. The anthology is the third in a series – the previous versions were in English. This time the anthology, edited by Johanna Rojola and Kalle Hakkola, presents the work of 13 female comic book artists.
The 13 artists are Mari Ahokoivu, Maria Björklund, Terhi Ekebom, Annukka Leppänen, Hanneriina Moisseinen, Reetta Niemensivu, Tiina Pystynen, Kati Rapia, Anna Sailamaa, Tiitu Takalo, Katja Tukiainen, Riitta Uusitalo, Amanda Vähämäki
Translation from Finnish by Jean-Michel Kalmbach, Kirsi Kinnunen, Lucie Labreuille and Claire Saint-Germain.
The anthology has been published with the financial assistance of FILI – Finnish Literature Exchange.