Dekkarit, festival of detective novels is organized the first weekend of August, 2.-4.8. There will be famous author guests from allover the country. Marko Kilpi arrives on Friday and you get to meet Virpi Hämeen-Anttila on Saturday. Dag Öhrlund comes all the way from Sweden to talk about psychopaths, the lecture oabout mafia by Matti Sarén and Harri Nykänen will take place on Saturday. Ari Wahlsten will be telling about private investigators as heroes of detective stories.
On Sunday you get to hear from Panteleimon the Metropolitan. The festival ends with a panel discussion where Ari Wahlsten, Mika Kähkönen, Mikko Porvali, Virpi Hämeen-Anttila, Mari Pyy and Timo Korppi will discuss the role of realism in detective novels.
The event is free.
More information: brott.fi