Ralf Andtbacka

Ralf Andtbacka was born in 1963 in in the bilingual region of Ostrobothnia on the west coast of Finland. Since the 1980s he has been active as a writer, critic, literary administrator, and publisher. His first poetry collection came out in 1994. His most recent book was published in 2017. He has received several literary awards and has been nominated twice for the prestigious Runeberg prize and for the Finnish national radio poetry prize The Dancing Bear.

Ralf is the Poet in Chief for the Cabinet of Curiosities: he takes all the objects apart and puts them back together again in a way that makes intricate truths human, and the simple things part of an intricate and wonderful machine – Steve Dearden

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