Night of the Arts at the National Library

Event date
Thu 24.8.2017
18:30 to 21:00
The National Library of Finland
Unioninkatu 36
Target audience
Open to all.
Contact persons
Marketing Coordinator
The National Library of Finland
PL 15 (Unioninkatu 36)
00014 University of Helsinki
+358 (0)50 300 6620

Doors open at 18.30
Café Rotunda open until 20.30

at 19-20
Breaking the myth of the Dark Ages – True stories about the literary treasures of the Middle Ages
Come see the fabulous literary treasures of the Middle Ages. Special Collections Curator Jaakko Tahkokallio will tell stories and present the precious books. This is the second time this popular event is being organised. Please be on time.

at 20.15
Erkka Filander and the formal gesture
The concert will feature the favourite music and poems of Erkka Filander. Filander will discuss the impact of music on his literary expression.

Kreeta-Julia Heikkilä, violin
Siljamari Heikinheimo, violin
Dalia Stasevska, altviolin
Joona Pulkkinen, cello

The Sounds of books series is supported by Finnish Cultural Foundation and Alfred Kordelin Foundation.