News about Off The Map

Upcoming Talk

Gordon will be giving a presentation from the book at the Mariehamn Library, in Mariehamn, in the Aland Islands, at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 15th.   Gordon will be introduced by Graham Robins, senior curator of the Aland Historical Museum.


Off the Map received a wonderful, full page review in the October 17th issue of "Aland," the leading newspaper of Aland, entitled "An American's Love Letter to Finland."  The review is excerpted in Comments.

Gordon will be giving a presentation, "Falling into Suomi:  How An American Fell in Love with Finland," on Wednesday, September 12th at 4 pm at 201 Moses Hall, The Institute of European Studies, University of California at Berkeley.  The presentation is co-sponsored by the Institute and Berkeley's Department of  Scandinavian.

Gordon is counting on all his fans and fellow Fennophiles in the Bay Area to come and cheer him on!  Copies of "Off the Map" will be available for sale at the talk.

Upcoming Signing:

The author will be giving a reading from Off the Map at Arkadia International Bookshop!

The reading will be held at at Nervanderikatu 11 Helsinki, at 7 pm on Tuesday, September 18th


Now Available at Academic Bookstore

As of the week of August 15th, Off the Map will be on sale at Finland's--as well as arguably Europe's--greatest bookstore, Academic Bookstore in Helsinki!



Check back soon for additional news and reviews--in the mean time, check out the Comments page for some recent endorsements!