Lena Andersson (b. 1970) is a novelist and columnist for Dagens Nyheter, Sweden’s largest morning paper. She lives in Stockholm where she is considered one of the country’s sharpest contemporary analysts. In 2013 she was awarded the prestigious August Prize for her fifth novel Wilful Disregard. 

In 2016 she was received the critics’ award Lagercrantzen for being “a rational voice in an irrational time.”



2013 The August Prize

2013 Svenska dagbladets litterära pris

2013 Guldpennan

2016 Lagercrantzen


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