Vilja-Tuulia Huotarinen is an author writing poems and prose. In her works, she has written about gender, girl collectives and human being as a part of their place and community. The communicative aspect is central in her books. Her books have been published in Swedish, Danish and Czech and the poems have been published in several international anthologies. She is an editor-in-chief of the poetry magazine Jano together with the writer Aki Salmela.
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