Christine Falkenland, b. 1967 and living in Gothenburg. Her debut came in 1991, and she has established herself as one of the most interesting poets and prose authors in our time.
1998: Wahlström&Widstrand's Literature Prize
2003: Svenska Dagbladet's Literarary Prize
2003: Swedish Radio's Award for Novel of the Year
2006: Dalsland's Literature Award
2009: Samfundet De Nio (The Nine Society) Winter Award