SBR interviews the Bookwitch, aka Ann Giles
This article on Elin Wägner was to be the last of Helena Forsås-Scott’s many collaborative projects for Swedish Book Review.
Introduced with translated extracts by Sarah Death
SBR interviews Norvik Press publisher Janet Garton
Helena Forsås-Scott was a deeply committed academic and a devotee of Swedish literature. An active, advisory editor of SBR and a major contributor from the outset.
A collective tribute to Laurie Thompson (1938-2015) by his friend and colleagues
As well as being a distinguished academic, Laurie Thompson (1938-2015) was also a prolific translator.
Laurie Thompson was an outstanding and prolific literary translator. He also had a distinguished academic
career, and had a major impact on the promotion of Swedish language, literature and culture in the UK.
SBR interviews children’s book publisher Julia Marshall
Silvester Mazzarella reports on Tove Jansson Centennial Conference held at the University of Stockholm, 27-28 November 2014
Agnes Broomé and Nichola Smalley explore the rise of crossover fiction in Swedish.