Tom Arnkil

Doctor of Social Sciences, Tom Erik Arnkil (b. 1950) has made his career as a research professor at the Finnish institute for health and welfare.

In his debut novel Kyyroksen kirja the protagonist Ben, living in the Babylonian times, was given the mission of spying for the king. In the parts of the series, Ben has circled as a servant of the kings of the known world. Benjamin Aamoksenpojan kirja is a self-standing novel as well as an ending to an astonishing journey in the kingdom of Persia.

At Poetry Moon Arnkil is interviewed in the OFF event by his editor Jussi Tiihonen.

Photo: Liisa Takala