Kalevala Mythology is a welcome aid to anyone studying the Kalevala, offering important background information and diverse perspectives on the Finnish national epic. The book covers a wide variety of topics, from the biography and folkloristic approach of Elias Lönnrot,..
The 89th yearbook of the Kalevala Society is a collection of Finnish-language articles exploring the current state of research, across the disciplines, on poetry in Kalevala meter. The book includes a 29-track CD of recordings of Santra Remsujeva (1914-2010), a singer of tra..
This massive multimedia work, "The Artists' Kalevala", was produced in 2009 by the Finnish Literature Society and the Kalevala Society to mark the 160 years since the publication of the New Kalevala. The Kalevala Society invited Finnish visual artists and musicians..
The stories of the Kalevala are retold in prose versions in this book, making the plots and themes accessible without the challenges of the original poetic form. Originally intended as a way to introduce the Kalevala to fourth and fifth grade students at Waldorf (Steine..
Mauri Kunnas's picture book version of the Kalevala has become a classic in Finland and the US alike! Kunnas's take on the Finnish epic casts heroes Väinämöinen, Ilmarinen, Lemminkäinen and Joukahainen as wild and woolly dogs, while Louhi leads the wicked pack of wolves in t..
Eino Friberg's celebrated translation of the Kalevala is presented handsomly in this hardcover, illustrated edition. Friberg was born in Finland, but came to the U.S. as a child. Blind from an early age, he worked from a Braille copy of the Kalevala, and was intimately famil..
The Kalevala, Finland's national epic, was compiled by Elias Lönnrot from oral poetry that he collected in the early 19th century. While many written translations of the Kalevala are available, listening to the Kalevala is a great way to experience this collection of folklor..
The Kalevala, Finland's national epic, was compiled by Elias Lönnrot from oral poetry that he collected in the early 19th century. While many written translations of the Kalevala are available, listening to the Kalevala is a great way to experience this collection ..