Handwritten news! From an early modern elite commodity to an alternative medium for marginal and lower-class groups in modern societies

Aika: 
24.1.2020 -
13:00 - 16:00
Paikka: 
Finnish Literature Society, Great Hall, Hallituskatu 1, Helsinki

Open book launching seminar:
Heiko Droste & Kirsti Salmi-Niklander (eds.): Handwritten Newspapers. An Alternative Medium during the Early Modern and Modern Periods. Studia Fennica Historica 26. Finnish Literature Society 2019.

Available open access at: https://oa.finlit.fi/site/books/10.21435/sfh.26/

Programme

Heiko Droste (Stockholm University) & Kirsti Salmi-Niklander (University of Helsinki):
Handwritten News! The background of the book

Heiko Droste:
Handwritten newspapers as an early modern elite commodity

Kirsti Salmi-Niklander:
Handwritten newspapers as an alternative medium for marginal, isolated and lower-class groups during the modern period

Risto Turunen (Tampere University):
Handwritten newspapers in Finnish labor movement

Anne Heimo (University of Turku):
Commentary