Heikki Kirkinen and Hannes Sihvo
Finnish North American Literature Association
The Kalevala: An Epic of Finland and All Mankind. Published by the
Finnish-American Cultural Institute and the Finnish Cultural Foundation, 1985.
This text contains two essays regarding the Kalevala, one by each of the respective
authors. Kirkinen's is first and is titled "The Roots, Origin and Content of the
Kalevala." The second by Hannes Sihvo is titled "Kalevala as a Sounce of Inspiration
in Finnish Culture."