Kalle Hakkola

Kalle Hakkola is a curator, producer and a scriptwriter of children's comic book series.

Kalle works together with illustrator Mari Ahokoivu and their books Livi&Nate (originally Sanni&Joonas) is translated into 5 languages.

In addition to the books, they have done over 5 years one pagers to the biggest children's magazine in Finland.

Kalle has worked as a director of the Helsinki Comics Festival and is a co-founder of Sarjakuvakeskus - the Comics Center in Helsinki.

Hakkola promotes Finnish comics all over the world and works closely together with Finnish Literature Fund.

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Twitter: @comicscenter
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FILI – Finnish Literature Exchange website: fili.fi/en