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Poetry Ride and poetry written in dialect in Tartu

Poetry Ride and poetry written in dialect in Tartu

23.10.2013

Poetry Ride concentrates on poetry written in dialect in an event in Tartu City Library on 15th November.  Heli Laaksonen from Finland, Contra and Jan Rahman from Estonia and Guntars Godiņš from Latvia discuss about writing poetry in dialect and the challenges of translating it. You can read more about the event in Estonian in... Read more

A Finnish order for Guntars Godiņš

A Finnish order for Guntars Godiņš

03.10.2013

Guntars Godiņš, the artistic director of the Poetry Ride, has received the order of the Lion of Finland awarded by president of Finland Sauli Niinistö. The order was presented to Godiņš by ambassador of Finland in Latvia, Pirkko Hämäläinen at a ceremony in the embassy on 2nd of October. Godiņš was  given the order for... Read more

From project to tradition

From project to tradition

01.04.2013

The Poetry Ride and the Finnish Institute in Estonia are organising seminar "From project to tradition" in Tallinn 11.-12. April 2013. The purpose of the seminar is to explore the possibilities of building a successful festival. Together festival organizers from Finland, Estonia and Latvia find fresh solutions to different challenges that festivals and other cultural... Read more