CURSO COMENIUS DE FORMACIÓN PERMANENTE DEL PROFESORADO.

SEARCHING FOR SAMPO: FINLAND BETWEEN EAST AND WEST

31/07/2010 - 08/08/2010

 

GRUPO

WE ARE FROM:

FRANCE, LITHUANIA, ESLOVENIA HUNGARIAN, TURKEY, NEDHERLAND, ESTONIAN, SPAIN, SWEDEN, PORTUGAL, ITALY, ROMANIAN, FINLAND.

Programme



31/7, sa

The Bridgettines Hostel,
Ursininkatu 15a, Turku

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Arrival
  • Arrival in Turku
  • 19:30 dinner
1/8, su Turku - Swedish capital
  • 8:30-9:00 Introduction to Chain
  • 10:00 Cathedral service
  • 11:30-12:30 presenting the Cathedralturku cathedral
    'church coffee' in Aula, about 12:45
  • 13:00-14:00 Aboa Vetus (Old Turku) museum,
    Hanseatic connections in Europe
  • 15:00 Lunch: Daphne - symbol of the sea ravintola
  • 16:30-17:30 Castle - Symbol Swedish domination
  • Tasks, preparation etc. castle
  • 20:00 dinner

2/8, mo

Helsinki Park Hotel Käpylä

King's road, industry, Kalevala
  • 8:30 Leaving for Fiskars by bus
  • The King's Road
  • 10:00-11:00 Sammatti, the birth cottage of Elias Lönnrot - reading parts of the Kalevala in own language (part of the introductionkalevala
  • 11.30-12.30 Fiskars - symbol of 19th c. industry - educational programmes, museum village
  • 13:00-14:00 Lunch in Kuparipaja (The Copper Smithy) - Forging the Sampofiskars
  • 16:00-17:00 Tarvaspää, castle atelier of Akseli Gallén-Kallela, illustrator of Kalevala
  • 18:00 Helsinki
  • Bus 69 to the Helsinki centre or hotel: dinner

3/8, tu

Old Town Maestro's

Helsinki - Russian capital
  • 8:00 leaving for Helsinki centre (by tram)
  • Leaving Tallinn luggage in harbour lockers
  • 9:20 ferry to Suomenlinna - Finnish fortress - Kustaanmiekka and the King's gate
  • 10:00 Visitor's centre: multimedia
  • 10:30-11:30 Guided tour
  • 12:00 Ferry back to city
  • 12:30 Uspenskij cathedral
  • 13:00 lunch
  • 14:00 statue of Alexander the II,
    David Crawford, What have the Russians ever done for us?
  • 14:30 Nikolaj Church/Tuomiokirkko,
    the influence of its architect C.L. Engel
  • 15:00-16:00 Finnish Literary Society - Folklore Archives,
    literature and national awakening/identity
  • Optional: Helsinki City Museum / free walk
  • 17:00 coffee break
  • 18:00 to the harbour - getting the Tallinn luggage
  • 19:00 - Ferry to Tallinn (dinner on the boat)
  • 20:30 - Arrival in Tallinn - hotel - a walk in the centre
4/8, we
Tallinn - between east and west
  • 8:30 Tallinn: feudal - commercial - Hanseatic city - St Alexander Nevsky Cathedral

  • 12:00 Nikolai church and Bernt Notke
  • 12:30 lunch
  • 13:30 tram to KUMU
  • 12:00 KUMU - Eerik Haamer, refugee painter of (European) coastal regions - his life and paintings as an illustration of Estonia's dramatic 20th c. history.
  • Park and Peter the Great's influence
  • Finnish and Estonian literary/national 'awakening'.
  • Reflection: What have the Russians ever done for us?
    (differences in) attitude towards Russia/USSR

Kirjokivi Manor

5/8, th

To the east
  • 8:00 Ferry to Helsinki
  • 10:00 bus to Porvoo - first Finnish 'independence'. porvo
  • 12:00 Porvoo old stone church and the exhibition in the museum
  • 15:00 Kotka ('Eagle' - twin city of Tallinn)
  • Lunch in Villa Kärkisaarilunch
  • Kyminlinna - chain of fortresses - civil war - Karelian refugees
  • 17:00 Langinkoski imperial fishing lodge
  • Along the Kymi river towards North the zar
  • 20:00 Kirjokivi Manor: settling down, sauna, evening snack
6/8, fr Wilderness
  • 7:00 morning swim and breakfast
  • time for preparing production
  • 10:00 departure for Verla, World Heritage Site - forest industrywood
  • 12:00 return to Kirjokivi
  • 12:30 lunch
  • 13:30 departure for Repovesi National Parkforest
  • 14:30 forest, walking (various options and distances!), swimming, eating etcetera - northern/Finnish identity
  • 18:30 return to Kirjokivi return
  • 19:00 Sauna, evening snack, etcetera
  • Reading Aleksis Kivi, The seven brothers in the Saunareading
  • Finnish/Estonian literature
  • Searching for Sampo? - does a Finno-Ugrian 'identity' exist?
7/8, sa
Final
  • 7:00 morning swim and breakfast
  • 9:00-10:30 working time: production
  • 10:30 bus leaves to return to Helsinki helsinki
  • Lunch in Aino
  • Formal closing of the programme
Optional (for those who stay)

Editor(s): Marja Laine, Anna Voipio, Vello Rus, Fokko Dijkstra
   
 












 

sampoWE FOUND THE SAMPO!!!!!!!!

 

¡IT WAS A VERY NICE TIME WITH AN EXCELENT PEOPLE!