FILI has arranged three separate events at the Turku Book Fair:
Fri 10.2.2015 15.05 to 15.35 (Eino 2nd floor): The export of Sámi literature
Discussion with Johanna Domokos of Biedefelt University and authors Inger-Mari Aikio and Rauni Magga Lukkari.
Fri 10.2.2015 15.25 to 16.05 (Fiore A-hall): FINNLAND. COOL. Project Achievements
Discussion with Frankfurt Book Fair Director Juergen Boos, FILI Director FILI Leena Majander and author Juha Itkonen. Moderated by former FILI Director Iris Schwanck. Language: English.
Sat 10.3.2015 12.40 to 13.10 (Eino 2nd floor): The translator as a mediator of literature
Discussion on translating Katja Kettu’s novel Kätilö (’The Midwife’) and the reception of the translation with three translators of the novel: Turid Farbregd (Norwegian), David Hackston (English) and Janina Orlov (Swedish). Discussion moderator Leena Majander of FILI.