Tatar seminar in Helsinki 17 October 2018

Welcome to a seminar “Tatars in Finland in the transnational context of the Baltic Sea”, at Aleksanteri Institute, University of Helsinki, Unioninkatu 33, on Wednesday 17 October 2018 from 10:00 to 17:00.

Speakers from Finland, Sweden, Russia, Estonia and Hungary will discuss the past and present of the Tatars in Finland and countries around the Baltic Sea, their language, identity and religion, as well as strategies for survival as a minority, connections between Tatars and the situation of the minorities previously and today.

The seminar is open for all interested in the topic and participation is free. See the programme here: Tatar Seminar Programme