WRITER & LAWYER
Jarkko Tontti is a novelist, essayist, poet and lawyer, LL.D. He lives in Helsinki, Finland. Tontti studied law, philosophy and literature at the universities of Helsinki, Edinburgh, Berlin and Brussels. He has published collections of poetry, novels and essays. He is former president of Finnish PEN and former member of PEN International Executive Board.
Books & Poetry
Tontti’s first published collection of poetry Vuosikirja (Book of Years, 2006) won the Kalevi Jäntti literature award for young authors. His poems have been translated into English, French, German, Swedish, Italian, Russian, Japanese, Estonian, Greek, Slovenian, Latin, Polish, Marathi, Romanian, Croatian and Portuguese.
Tontti studied law, philosophy and literature at the universities of Helsinki, Edinburgh, Berlin and Brussels.
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