Making possible the multicultural exchange

SALASANAT-multilingual encounters of poetry and art, imagen designed By Daniel Malpica

SALASANAT-multilingual encounters of poetry and art, imagen designed By Daniel Malpica

During the first year, Salasanat has tried to enable multilingual places to share and exchange understanding through live words. Poetry, music, dance, performance and all art manifestations.

For that, Salasanat from 2013 to 2014 organized nine happenings and has worked coollaboration with different cultural partners, such as ArteFacto, Naisten Neuvontatoimisto Nro. 1, Arla Sauna, Pub Sirdie, [Radiador] Magazine, Third Space, The Latin American Cultural Centre, The Brasil-Finland Cultural Centre, Afaes, Finnish-Russian Speaking Writers, Logrus, Sibelius Academy -“Glomas”- Global Music Master, Sivuvalo project -that has been present from the beginning providing unconditional support- and also with the Intartional Culture Centre Caisa, which opened it’s doors to made possible the last three ”pic-nic” happenings.

Each one of the presentations has been a unique and unrepeatable experience.

Thanks to artists and all people for the memorable evenings!

haciendo visible lo multicultural fotografía Rosamar¡ia Bolom

Making possible the multicultural exchange




sivuvalo kirjaDuring the last months, Salasanat has collaborated closely with Sivuvalo, in their mission for to make visible the immigrant and non-immigrant writers through debates, workshops and poetry performances, besides to promote multilingual encounters of poetry and art in Finland through live words.

On May 24, 2014 as part of Maailman Kylässä, World Village Festival in Finland, Sivuvalo, and [Radiador] Magazine presented an artisanal poetry book compilation with literary work of foreigner  authors residing in Finland, who write in their native languages. The book publication was supported by the Finnish Editorial Into Kustannus.

The writers included in this publication are: Marcel Jaentschke (Nicaragua), Diana Mistera (Italy), Mohamed Ahmed Haji Omar (Somalia/Suomi), David Gambarte (Spain), Rosamaria Bolom (Mexico), Maila-Kaarina Rantanen (Brasil), Tanya Tynjälä (Peru), Polina Kopylova (Russia), Daniel Malpica (Mexico) and Roxana Crisólogo (Peru). 

This Book compilation has its own trailer projection with the music composed by the Mexican artist Ana Gutieszca and edited By Spanish filmmaker, Anna Recasens.