Mari Laaksonen (Finland)
Mari Laaksonen (1986) is Finnish poet and performer. Laaksonen has published two poetry collections, Galleria Noesis (ntamo 2013) and elämännielemä (ntamo 2016). She won the Finnish Poetry Slam Championship is 2013 and was a seminifinalist in Poerty Slam Coupe de Monde in Paris the following year. Last years she's been on working multi-art poetry performances.