Have you seen the forest? Diverse poetry about the forest

What does the forest have to say to us?  At the event we will hear diverse, forest themed contemporary poetry from this year´s Poems on Rails poets. The host is poet Henriikka Tavi, who has also curated the Poems on Rails project this year. There will be performances from Kristiina Wallin, Niillas Holmberg, Pauliina Haasjoki, Olli Sinivaara, Mikael Brygger, Silja Järventausta, Antti Salminen, Olli-Pekka Tennilä and Tomas Mikael Bäck.

Poems on rails consist of poetry on metro and tram screens, and post cards shared in Helsinki Libraries and Runokuu events. The headline of the event is from a poem by Niillas Holmberg.

The event will be held at Tiivistämö’s outdoor stage. The event is free of charge.

Registration here. Maximum number of visitors: 25 (updated 12.8.)

You can also follow the live stream on the Facebook event.

The event is held in cooperation with HSL, Gummerus, S&S, Teos

Please read our safety instructions and safer space guidelines here.


Kaasutehtaankatu 1, 00580 Helsinki