Authors

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Anna Takanen

Anna Takanen (b. 1968) studied theatre before forging a career as an actor and theatrical director. In 2015, she wrote and directed Fosterlandet, a critically-acclaimed play about her family’s story and the fate of the war children, a sell-out in both Finland and Sweden. Her five-year tenure as arts…

Philip Teir

Philip Teir (b. 1980) is a Finno-Swede author and journalist. His poetry and short stories have been included in anthologies, including Granta Finland. The Winter War (Vinterkriget), his fiction debut, was published in 2013 and translated into five languages, followed by The Summer House in 2017. He…

Andrzej Tichý

Andrzej Tichý (b. 1978) was born in Prague to a Polish mother and a Czech father and has lived in Sweden since 1981. The author of five novels, a story collection and a wide range of nonfiction and criticism, Tichý has received critical acclaim for his work, and is widely recognized as one of the mo…

Göran Tunström

Göran Tunström (1937-2000) is one of the most read and loved loved authors in Sweden and considered one of the most important Swedish authors of the late 20th century. He was born in Sunne in the county of Värmland. Tunström has as been awarded a number of literary awards, including Svenska Dagblade…