Poetry Moon literature festival 17th edition has “Forest” as a theme and takes place from 19th to 24th August in Helsinki. The festival events will be organized at the presence of audience and live streamed as well.

All events will be organized under current pandemic restrictions. The program is subject to changes and all actual information on events will be updated and available in the program at the festival website.

The tickets sales will be opened in the beginning of August. Due to the pandemic situation and restrictions in numbers of audience registration is obligatory also to most of the free events. Instructions to the registration are attached in the program in all events requiring it from the beginning of August.

The graphic design of Poetry Moon festival 2021 is made by Sofia Koistinen and Jimmy Träskelin.

Thanks to all our collaborators :

di-ki Digital Literature Project, EU Creative Europe Program, FeVer, Goethe-Institut Finnland, Gummerus Kustannus, Hakasalmen huvila, Helsinki City Museum, Helsinki Poetry Connection, HSL, Embassy of Austria, Järvenpää City Library, Kirjasampo, Kritiikki näkyy Project, Kustannusliike Parkko, Long play, Nihil Interit, Nuori Voima Magazine, Oodi, Orion/Elke ry, Poesia, SARV, Sellosali, Siltala, Sivuvalo, Stoa, The Finnish Association of Translators and Interpreters SKTL, Suomen Lausujain Liitto, Suomen tietokirjailijat, Suomen Viro-yhdistysten liitto, S&S, Tiivistämö, Teos, Tuli&Savu, Tulva, Versopolis, Estonian Institute, Vuotalo, US Embassy in Helsinki, Yle – the Finnish Broadcasting Company

The festival is supported by Ministry of Culture and City of Helsinki

All events of Poetry Moon Festival follow these guidelines of safer space

You can find the Accessibility Statement of our websites here (in Finnish)