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Vónbjørt Vang

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Vónbjørt Vang

Vónbjørt Vang (1974) was born and raised in the northern town of Klaksvík in the Faroe Islands. She earned her MA in Comparative Literature and Contemporary Cultural Studies from the University of Copenhagen. Vang is an accomplished photographer who also works as a librarian, editor and freelance critic. Her debut poetry collection, Millumlendingar (In Transit), received critical acclaim in the Faroe Islands for its intimate portrayal of the identity struggles many Faroese women face when they move to Denmark in search of social emancipation and better opportunities.

Articles by Vónbjørt Vang

on the bed
By Vónbjørt Vang
an empty suitcase sits wide-open wrinkled sheets a nightgown a passport an absence between pillow and head a glare of ice between mattress and thigh a stroke of shadow…
Translated from Faroese by Randi Ward
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