Saila Susiluoto

Saila Susiluoto (Finland, 1971) has published seven books of poetry and one experimental and voluminous iPad poetrywork application Antikythera (2015). She has been awarded the Kalevi Jäntti Prize 2001, The Suomi Prize 2005 and the Einari Vuorela Prize in 2011. Her collection of poetry, Carmen was nominated for the Nordic Literature Prize in 2012.


Susiluoto is a performance poet whose productions highlight an interest in a dialogue between the arts, and

collaborative working. She is now working with her poetry book Metropolis – notes from the lost city, and an auditive, city-located poetry collection, Oratorio.