Do you want to learn Finnish by listening to audio stories? Kertojan ääni (Narrator’s Voice) is a Finnish podcast about writing, short stories and literature – in Finnish.
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Episodes with Finnish short stories
The short story Lauri was awarded third prize in the Metsällä writing competition in 2015 and published in the Metsällä anthology. Listen to the full short story.
Essi Pulkkinen’s short story Kirja, ystävä won the Pohjois-Pohjanmaan kirjoittajat society’s writing competition in 2015.
#4: Johannes pelastaa joulun – A Finnish Christmas story
Listen to a traditional Finnish Christmas story.
Karhunkallopetäjä was a part of Jukka Ahola’s award-winning collection Väli that got second place in the J. H. Erkko Writing Competition in 2015.
What is a branded short story? Listen to find out.
Saamamies is a short story told in the Oulu dialect by Essi Pulkkinen. Test your linguistic limits with this one.