Avainsana-arkisto: politics

Laibach in Helsinki 27 March 2012

Two days ago I had the pleasure to see Laibach once again. Just like in last year, the venue was Nosturi in Helsinki and my friends and I were the first people to enter the building when the doors were … Lue loppuun

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Nationalism and patriotism

When someone asks about my political view, I reply by saying that I’m a nationalist. Unfortunately this causes some misunderstandings because people have very different impressions of the meaning of that word. Both colloquial language and academic works have many kinds … Lue loppuun

Kategoria(t): 2012, blogi, English | Avainsanat: , , , | Kommentoi

Laibach (in Helsinki 9 March 2011)

Last night I saw the Slovene-born music group Laibach at the culture hall Nosturi in Helsinki. Seeing the band is automatically one of the highlights of the year. But what is Laibach? The history of Laibach goes back to the … Lue loppuun

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Žižek and the retraining of the Left

(The original Finnish version was published in the online newspaper Uutiskynnys on 5 December 2009.) It’s quiet in the music hall of Helsinki’s Old Student House in the last morning of November. However, some reporters and photographers step in one … Lue loppuun

Kategoria(t): 2009, English, Uutiskynnys | Avainsanat: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Kommentoi

Avant-garde exhibition closed for good

(The article in the photo was published in the newspaper Turun Sanomat on 31 July 2009. It was written by Kaisa Kujanpää. The article is about an art exhibition that was opened in the city of Turku in summer 2009 but was … Lue loppuun

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