© Caroline Andersson Renaud
Head of Agency & Literary Agent
Jörgen Gassilewski’s debut came in 1987 with the poetry collection Du. Velocity was nominated for the August Prize in 2017.
Books by Jörgen Gassilewski
VELOCITY takes place during the genocide in Rwanda in 1994.Nineteen-year-old Marie-Louise is a Tutsi and the novel follows her life with Félicien, a bicycle repairman who is Hutu. In the district where they live, five out of six Tutsis will be killed…
Swedish title: Hastigheten
Pub date: 07-04-2017