A Hundred Years of Tagore in Finland

Authors

  • Klaus Karttunen University of Helsinki

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.12797/CIS.17.2015.17.08

Keywords:

Rabindranath Tagore, Bengali Literature, Indian English Literature, Finnish Literature

Abstract

The reception of Rabindranath Tagore in Finland, starting from newspaper articles in 1913. Finnish translations of his works (19 volumes in 1913–2013, some in several editions) listed and commented upon. Tagore’s plays in theatre, radio and TV, music composed on Tagore’s poems. Tagore’s poem (Apaghat 1929) commenting upon the Finnish Winter War.

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Council for Cultural Relations. Rome: IsMEO: 180–182. Tagore, Rabindranath. 1917. Uhrilauluja. Finnish transl. by Eino Leino. Helsinki: Kirja. 118 p.; new ed. Lauluja.

WSOY 1989, facsimile reprint of the original edition 2005.

Tagore, Rabindranath. 1922. Haaksirikko. Finnish transl. by Juho August Hollo. Helsinki: Otava. 477 p.

Tagore, Rabindranath. 1922 (2nd ed. 1937). Koti ja maailma. Finnish transl. by Juho August Hollo. Helsinki: Otava.

Tagore, Rabindranath. 1923. Ahnaat paadet ynnä muita kertomuksia. Finnish transl. by Juho August Hollo. Helsinki: Otava. 235 p.

Tagore, Rabindranath. 1923. Elämäni muistoja. Finnish transl. by Juho August Hollo. Helsinki: Otava. 296 p.

Tagore, Rabindranath. 1924. Pimeän kammion kuningas ja muita draamoja. Finnish transl. by Juho August Hollo. Helsinki: Otava. 432 p.

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Tagore, Rabindranath. 2002. Villilintuja: elämänviisautta. Finnish transl. by Pertti Seppälä. Helsinki: Memfis Books. 103 p.

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Tagore, Rabindranath. 2007. Hedelmätarha. Finnish transl. by Hannele Pohjanmies. Helsinki: Memfis Books. 151 p.

Tagore, Rabindranath. 2008. Tähtitaivaan runot. Finnish transl. by Hannele Pohjanmies. Helsinki: Memfis Books. 202 p.

Tagore, Rabindranath. 2009. Toiselle rannalle. Finnish transl. by Hannele Pohjanmies. Helsinki: Kirjapaja. 64 p.

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Published

2015-12-21

How to Cite

Karttunen, Klaus. 2015. “A Hundred Years of Tagore in Finland”. Cracow Indological Studies 17 (December):149-57. https://doi.org/10.12797/CIS.17.2015.17.08.