Sally Rooney cancelled – Nina Lykke added to the program

Unfortunately, our guest Sally Rooney has had to cancel her participation at Helsinki LIt. We are very sorry about this. Sally Rooney also sends her regrets.

Rooney will however be replaced by the Norwegian author Nina Lykke. Lykke will be interviewed by Finnish author Saara Turunen.

Other guests include André Aciman, Rachel Cusk and Kim Thuy.

Friday May 17th
Starting 5 pm.
Pascal Engman – Li Andersson
Kim Thuy – Silvia Hosseini
Nina Lykke – Saara Turunen
André Aciman – Boodi Kabbani
Jarl Hellemann Prize
Astrid Swan

Saturday May 18th
Starting 1 pm.
Joakim Zander – Satu Vasantola
Hassan Blasim – Laura Saarikoski
Malin Lindroth – Kaisa Haatanen
Rachel Cusk – Philip Teir
Sjón – Kätlin Kaldmaa
Kai Aareleid – Joel Haahtela

The whole programme and timetable is now up on our website

Tickets to Helsinki Lit:

  • 2 days: 35 € / 25 €
  • 1 day: 25 / 15 €

Tickest from Savoy theatre or from