In her inaugural speech upon induction into the Swedish Academy, Jila Mossaed discusses her poetry, and her choice to change writing language in order to bear witness. Translated by Brad Harmon.
Frostenson’s poems are still personal, though they’ve never been private.
In this poetry collection Adrian Perera addresses structural racism and hegemonic whiteness, combining the power of poetry with the realism of a narrative.
Linnea Axelsson’s prize-winning epic poem told from multiple perspectives involving two different families over the course of a century.