Founder of Sivuvalo. Onko tämä suomalaista kirjallisuutta? Is this Finnish literature? a multilingual literature project that aims to make visible the point of view and works of immigrant language poets and writers based in Finland. For this purpose Sivuvalo organizes discussion panels, workshops, exhibitions, multimedia literary events and carry out the editorial project Karu Kartonera. Sivuvalo was supported by Kone Foundation between 2013-2016.


Currently coordinator in Helsinki of Nordic Literatures in Change and Exchange(2017) a literature project with the objective of creating networks of immigrant language writers in the Nordic region. This initiative is a Nordic collaboration between associations, groups and individual writers from Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Sweden. NolitchX has support from Nordic Culture FundNordic Culture Point and Malmö Stad.






bannerkarukartoneraKaru Kartonera is an independent Editorial project founded by Roxana Crisólogo and Johanna Suhonen in Helsinki, Finland, 2010. In its second period  that begun in 2016, Karu is part of Sivuvalo editorial project that during 2016 has published two poetry collections.





poetikas-imagenPoéticas visuales de la resistencia, Visual Poetics of Resistance, Lima, 2007, is a compilation of Peruvian videopoetry curated by Karen Bernedo and produced by Roxana Crisólogo. Cover art: Jorge Miyagui. Watch the whole videos here.








Poéticas Visuales del exilio, Visual Poetics of Exile, Lima, 2009, is a sample of Peruvian videopoetry curated by Karen Bernedo and directed by Roxana Crisólogo.