Swedish poet Gunnar Harding has published 13 volumes of poetry since 1969. Guardians of the Air, translated, edited and introduced by Roger Greenwald, is the first large selection of his poetry to be published in English. Published by Black Widow Press, this attractive volume includes line drawings by the poet.
Papers presented at the Nordic Translation Conference 2013 held at the University of East Anglia have now been published as True North: Literary Translation in the Nordic Countries, edited by B.J. Epstein. Click here for more information about the book, including a table of contents and how to order.
Vilhelm Moberg (1898-1973) is perhaps best known for his four-volume “Emigrants” series of novels, filmed by director Jan Troell as The Emigrants and The New Land (starring Max von Sydow and Liv Ullmann). In Sweden he is also known as an historian (A History of the Swedish People) and playwright.