Cultural Activism - Discussion with Niillas Holmberg

27/05/2017 - 18:15 to 19:15

Niillas Holmberg is a Sámi poet, musician, actor and activist whose books and poetry have been translated into more than ten languages. Despite of his young age, Holmberg has gained notable international recognition. He has even been compared to legendary Sámi artist, Nils-Aslak Valkeapää. In 2016 Niillas Holmberg was awarded the Sámi of the Year Award in Finland for his work in music, literature, languages and Sámi rights.

Moderator: Petra Nemeth

The language of the event is English.

The discussion is part of Young Sámis and cultural activism.

27 May 2017, 6.15 p.m.

A38 Exhibition Space

Petőfi bridge, Buda side

Free entrance

Before the discussion the film Me and My Little Sister will be screened. The screening will start at 5 p.m. 
The film is in original language and subtitled in English. Free entrance.