Contact

Planning Officer / Coordinator

Malla Lehtonen, MA
Cultural History, University of Turku
aboagora[at]utu.fi
+358 50 570 4017

Curatorial Committee

  • Astrid Huopalainen, Senior University Lecturer, Business Economics, Åbo Akademi University
  • Ruth Illman, Director, The Donner Institute for Research in Religion and Culture, Åbo Akademi University Foundation
  • Pirita Juppi, Principal Lecturer, Arts Academy, Turku University of Applied Sciences
  • Kimi Kärki, Lecturer, Cultural Study of Music, Sibelius Academy, Uniarts Helsinki
  • Silja Laine, University Teacher, Cultural History, University of Turku
  • Liisa Lalu, Doctoral Candidate, Cultural History, University of Turku
  • Maarit Leskelä-Kärki, Professor (fixed-term), Cultural History & Vice Director of SELMA (Centre for the Study of Storytelling, Experientiality and Memory), University of Turku
  • Sofia Sjö, Research Librarian, The Donner Institute for Research in Religion and Culture, Åbo Akademi University Foundation
  • Anna Törnroos-Remes, Assistant Professor (tenure-track), The Sea – Havet, Åbo Akademi University

Aboagora Advisory Board 2019–2023

  • Martin Cloonan, Director, Turku Institute for Advanced Studies (TIAS), University of Turku
  • Emilie Gardberg, Dean, Sibelius Academy, Uniarts Helsinki
  • Leena Kela, Performance Artist & Curator, Executive Director of the Saari Residence and Co-Artistic Director of the International New Performance Turku Festival
  • Joanna Kurth, Project Director at The Museum Center of Turku, City of Turku
  • Seppo Parkkinen, Playwright and Dramatiser, Multiarts Group Kolmas tila – Tredje Rummet – Third Space
  • Hannu Salmi, Professor, Cultural History, University of Turku
  • Cecilia Sahlgren, Professor, Cell Biology, Åbo Akademi University
  • Ilari Sääksjärvi, Professor, Head of the Biodiversity Unit, University of Turku
  • Timo Tanskanen, Dean, Arts Academy at Turku University of Applied Sciences