This event will be in Finnish only.

Manuaali is a kinetic audiobook on the world beyond techno-optimism. The work combines literary narration, graphic notation, and algorithmic processing into an experimental performance form that deconstructs the underlying biases of commercial audiobook format.

This research performance, based on the interaction of one performer and sound technology, examines the unpredictable materiality of the recorded human voice from the perspectives of translatability and meaning formation.

Text, dramaturgy, and reading by Klaus Maunuksela; sound design, composition, and performance by Walter Sallinen. Visual design by Ville Niemi. Recording by Kaj Mäki-Ullakko.

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Permantosali, 1st floor
Tekstin talo
Lintulahdenkatu 3
00530 Helsinki