Sirkka Turkka

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Sirkka Turkka (2 February 1939 – 23 October 2021) was a Finnish poet. She won the Finlandia Prize in 1987 and the Eino Leino Prize in 2000.[1][2]

Turkka died on 23 October 2021 at the age of 82.[3]

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  1. Kustantajat.fi Archived 2010-01-30 at the Wayback Machine
  2. van der Hoeven, Adriaan. "Sirkka Turkka". Poetry International Rotterdam. Poetry International Rotterdam. Archived from the original on 5 April 2016. Retrieved 9 March 2016.
  3. Koivuranta, Riitta (23 October 2021). "Finlandia-palkittu runoilija Sirkka Turkka on kuollut" (in Finnish). Helsingin Sanomat. Retrieved 23 October 2021.