About

Roxana Crisólogo Correa (Peru/Finland) is a poet and cultural producer with a degree in international law. She has published four poetry books: Abajo sobre el cielo (1999), Animal del camino(2000), Ludy D (2006) and Trenes (2010). 

A collection of her poems appeared in German under the title Eisbrecher (Hochroth Verlag, Berlín, 2017). In Chile, Ediciones Libros del Cardo reissued Trenes in 2019. Her new collection of poems, Kauneus – La belleza, is still unpublished.

In 2013, Roxana established Sivuvalo Platform and currently works as its coordinator.

Roxana is the coordinator of Nordic Exchange in Literature, an organization dedicated to the translation, discussion, and research of multilingual literature in the Nordic countries.

She is also the chairman of Kiila, Finland’s Leftist Writers and Artists Association, and a member of Somos La Colectiva, a group of women poets and artists based in Helsinki 

Roxana’s projects and literary work has received support form Finnish institutions Koneen säätiö, Kirjallisuuden vientiorganisaatio FILI, Taiteen edistämiskeskus, Kari Mattila Säätiö and Suomen Kulttuurirahasto.

She lives and works in Helsinki.