TABLE OF CONTENTS

FOREWORD TO THE REVISED  2018 EDITION

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

PART I    STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND (1977)

1.  STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND:  THE SUMMER OF 1977

2.   PURELY A POLICE MATTER

PART II   A FLOWERY TIME IN THE VOID  (1990 – 1994)

3.   LOST IN FINLAND

4.   NORDIC MAN, OR HOW GREEN WAS MY KAURISMAKI

5.   SHAKE IT UP: HELSINKI MEDIA QUAKE

6.   ‘I WANT TO DO EVERYTHING’

7.    SOMEWHERE NEAR UTO

PART III  THE OREGONIZATION OF FINLAND  (1995 – 2002)

8.    THE SOMMAR OF 1995

9.    KIASMA AND THE NEW CITY

10.    CONNECTING PEOPLE –AND NOT: OR NOKIA AND ANTI-NOKIA

11.    BRAVE NEW FINLAND/BRAVE NEW BALTIC

PART  IV  FINLAND AT 100

12.     BACK ON THE BEAT  (2014 -   )

BIBLIOGRAPHY