Debate “Presidency & Power” at Helsinki Book Fair

Kirjoittaja Hildur Boldt Hildur Boldt

Russia, Finland, France, the US… 2012 is the year of presidential elections.

A debate about power and power struggles organised at the Helsinki Book Fair on Saturday 27 October with Masha Gessen, the author of the international best seller about Vladimir Putin; Risto Uimonen, who has written a biography of Sauli Niinistö; French politics Louis Clerc of the University of Turku; and Jussi Lähde, who as written about the Pekka Haavisto campaign.

The debate (in English) is moderated by the director of the Kalevi Sorsa Foundation Mikko Majander, editor of a forthcoming book on presidential elections and political mobilization.