Open lecture series: History of Finland
Professor Jason Lavery from Oklahoma State University presents a series of lectures, which will examine questions in Finnish history from prehistory to the present. The emphasis will be placed on the period after 1809. The lecture series is aimed for everyone interested in Finnish history. No previous studies other than the ability to follow lectures in English are expected. The series opens with an introduction lecture on the 7th of June. Come and learn more!
The lecture series is organized by the Helsinki Summer University.
Opening lecture: Introduction to History of Finland
Finlands Origins: Prehistoric and Historic
Finland as Part of the Swedish Realm (circa 1157 - 1809)
The Creation of Autonomous Finland (1809 - 1890)
This lecture is cancelled!
Oppression, Independence and Civil War (1890 - 1918)
Finland between the World Wars (1918 - 1939)
Finland at War (1939 - 1945)
Finland during the Cold War (1944 - 1991)
European Finland in a Globalizing World