Pirjo Kotamäki is a poet from Helsinki. She has published eight poetry collections. In 2010 she won the “Work, play, and creating” writing competition at Tampereen työväenkirjallisuuden päivä. Kotamäki is interested in everything under the sun, from Pompeii to the saints. In her collection based on research, the people of Pompeii get to speak themselves in the role poems of Pompeji (Kulttuurivihkot 2022). Kotamäki will perform at the OFF-event.