A poetic excursion to Helsinki


On Sunday, the 11th of September, TKKY organized  an excursion to Helsinki. The participants visited  the places of great Finnish poets such as Johan Ludvig Runeberg, Aleksis Kivi, Elias Lönnrot and Eino Leino.

During the bus trip the poems of these poets were read by Matti Huovinen. Near the poets´ monuments the participants of the excursion read the poems themselves, and a tour guide Matti Huovinen told about the life and poems of these Finnish poets.

The participants had a great opportunity to get acquaintance to the Finnish poetry as well as to poets´ life.

Earlier news


At the end of August/ beginning of September The International Culture Association of Turku (TKKY) organized three public poetry reading events. The events aimed to increase immigrant students’ interest in Finnish poetry and encourage them to read out loud the poems in Finnish language.


On 10-12 June 2016 Multikultura hosted the meeting of the poets, the users of poetic platform ePublisher.


On Friday, 3rd June, at Coffee Inn situated in the heart of Vilnius’ old town SIH organised a meeting with a famous contemporary poet Rimvydas Stankevičius – ePublisher poet of the month of April.