Niillas Holmberg

poetry & music from the north

Upcoming events with the Sámi poet, musician, actor and activist Niillas Holmberg. 

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Poetry reading at The Studios, New Mills

  • The Studios 12 Union Road High Peak, SK22 3ES United Kingdom (map)


The acclaimed Sámi poet and musician Niillas Holmberg is visiting New Mills and will be reciting from his latest volume of poetry. He will also be singing and playing guitar performing traditional Sámi Yoiks. 

Born in Finland Niillas currently lives in Sweden and is visiting the UK publicising his new book 'The Way Back' with his publishers Francis Boutle. He has won a number of awards for his poetry and has been invited to perform at the inagural Festival of Indigenous Poetry in Mexico in October.

Places will be limited, so book early! RSVP