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Linnea Axelsson

Portrait of writer Linnea Axelsson

Linnea Axelsson

Linnea Axelsson was born in the province of North Bothnia in Sweden, and now lives in Stockholm. She studied humanities at Umeå University, where she earned her PhD in art history in 2009. She debuted as a novelist in 2010 and in 2018 won the August Prize for the epic poem Aednan.

Articles by Linnea Axelsson

A close-up of a threaded needle
Photo by Sunbeam Photography on Unsplash
Two people walk through the snow with the sun rising behind mountains in the distance
Tadeáš Gregor, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons