A Baltic Cruise

January 2010

European Capitals of Culture 2011

The Finnish city of Turku and the Estonian capital of Tallinn bring watery connections as joint holders of the European Capitals of Culture 2011. A focus on the Baltic Sea region provides a great opportunity to show just how diverse the interpretations of that word ‘culture’ are, but questions are being asked about the relevancy of the whole scheme.
Photo © Tuomo Manninen
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