The page of Hynynen, Martti, English biography
Martti Hynynen was born in Rovaniemi, Finland, close to the Arctic Circle, in 1952 and grew up on the banks of Kemijoki, Finland´s greatest river. His first collection, saari, nimetön luoto (island, nameless rock), was published in 1991 by Werner Söderström. Martti now lives in Tampere in the south of Finland where he works for the broadcasting company YLE.
(Editor of this page: P. T.)