Peace and Poetry

The State of Mind – Helsinki 1939–1945 exhibition at Villa Hakasalmi, which has been constructed around mood reports from wartime Helsinki will end with an event focusing on peace and poetry.

Four poets will perform at the event, each with their own perspective on the topic of peace. Silja Järventausta will read from her book Ympäristön avajaiset, Jonimatti Joutsijärvi will read from his collection Esiinkaivatut, Olli Heikkonen will read form his collection Rajaliset maat, and finally, Laura Tressel will read from her collection Hengitys.

The event will take Place in Finnish.

The exact venue at Villa Hakasalmi will be added later, and the safe number of participants for the event will be announced in August.

In collaboration with the Helsinki City Museum and Villa Hakasalmi