Per Wästberg
Per Wästberg (born 20 November 1933 in Stockholm) is a Swedish writer and a member of the Swedish Academy since 1997.
Wästberg was born in Stockholm, son of Erik Wästberg and his wife Greta née Hirsch, and holds a degree in literature from Uppsala University. He was editor-in-chief of Sweden's largest daily newspaper, Dagens Nyheter 1976-1982, and has been a contributor since 1953. He is an older brother of Olle Wästberg.

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Per Wästberg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Per Wästberg (born 20 November 1933 in Stockholm) is a Swedish writer and a member of the Swedish Academy since 1997. Wästberg was born in Stockholm,  ...
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The Nobel Prize in Literature 2012…
Award Ceremony Speech. Presentation Speech by Per Wästberg, Writer, Member of the Swedish Academy, Chairman of the Nobel Committee, 10 December 2012.
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Per Wästberg - Wikipedia
Per Erik Wästberg, född 20 november 1933 i Stockholm, är en svensk författare och litteraturkritiker. Han är medarbetare i Dagens Nyheter sedan 1953, där han  ...
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Per Wästberg - Svenska Akademien
Per Wästberg, born 20 November 1933 in Stockholm. Writer. He was elected to the Swedish Academy on 17 April 1997 and admitted on 20 December 1997.
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Interview: Per Wästberg | Tom Chatfield
Jun 23, 2010 ... An interview with the author and chairman of the Nobel literature committee Per Wästberg, discussing his book The Journey of Anders ...
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Amazon.com: Per Wästberg: Books, Biography, Blog, Audiobooks ...
Results 1 - 12 of 22 ... Visit Amazon.com's Per Wästberg Page and shop for all Per Wästberg books and other Per Wästberg related products (DVD, CDs, Apparel).
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Books by Per Wästberg (Author of The Journey of Anders Sparrman)
Per Wästberg has 24 books on Goodreads with 62 ratings. Per Wästberg's most popular book is The Journey of Anders Sparrman.
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Per Wästberg
Feb 9, 2010 ... Per Wästberg: I must underline that my view when I returned from Rhodesia and South Africa in 1959 was quite narrow. I wrote a great number ...
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The Journey of Anders Sparrman by Per Wästberg: review - Telegraph
May 23, 2010 ... The Journey of Anders Sparrman by Per Wästberg shows that a picaresque life can be a good one too, finds Lucy Beresford.
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Writers without borders: in conversation with Per Wästberg
Jun 21, 2010 ... Captain Cook's ships in Tahiti in 1776, by the expedition's artist, William Hodges. The Journey of Anders Sparrman By Per Wästberg (Granta, ...
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Per Wästberg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wästberg was born in Stockholm, son of Erik Wästberg and his wife Greta née Hirsch, and holds a degree in literature from Uppsala University. He was ...
Do We Need the Nobel?: An Exchange by Tim Parks and Per ...
Dec 22, 2011 ... Per Wästberg, the president of the Nobel Committee for Literature, ... and most of them hold full-time professorial jobs in Swedish universities.
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I am a graduate in English (Edinburgh University) and Scandinavian Studies ( London ... VOL.2, 1995 - Per Wästberg 'Astronaut by Gaslight' (an essay on Jules  ...
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Per Wästberg - Svenska Akademien
Per Wästberg, born 20 November 1933 in Stockholm. Writer. He was elected to the Swedish Academy on 17 April 1997 and admitted on 20 December 1997.
Books on the term Per Wästberg
The Journey of Anders Sparrman
The Journey of Anders Sparrman
Per Wästberg, 2011
A poetic novel based on the life of one of the early botanist-explorers, 'The Journey of Anders Sparrman' follows the man who sailed with Cook to the Antarctic, explored the South African interior and became a passionate abolitionist.
The Journey Of Anders Sparrman
The Journey Of Anders Sparrman
Per Wästberg and Tom Geddes, 2010
I have spent too long on plants and animals. Now it is time for human beings.'This haunting novel is based on the life of Anders Sparrman, the eighteenth-century naturalist and disciple of the pioneering classifier Carl Linnaeus. Despite his humble beginnings, Sparrman joined Captain Cook on his second voyage to Antarctica and Tahiti and later...
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Per Wästberg
Doris Lessing 'one of the world's greatest contemporary writers': Per Wästberg
The Swedish Wire is an independent news web site about Sweden’s business, politics and current affairs – in English.
www.swedishwire.com/arts-a-leisure/18859-doris-lessing-qone-of-the-worlds-greatest-contemporary-writersq
Per Wästberg: Per Wästbergs Stockholm
Lagom till Per Wästbergs 80-årsdag har några av hans böcker om Stockholm samlats i en volym. Det är en diger volym, där vi bland annat finner den klassiska skriften om Klara från 1957 och Östermalm, 1962. Sedan följer vi Per Wästbergs kärleksförhållande med Stockholm till de fina Tio anteckningar om staden, nedtecknade för tio år sedan.
www.smp.se/noje_o_kultur/bocker/per-wastberg-per-wastbergs-stockholm(4052174).gm
Chatta med Per Wästberg om Nobelpriset | Kultur | SvD
Per Wästberg är ledamot i Svenska Akademien. Klockan 15.45 chattar han med SvD:s läsare om årets Nobelpristagare i litteratur. Ställ dina frågor nu.
www.svd.se/kultur/chatt-med-per-wastberg-om-nobelpriset_8599182.svd
Per Wästberg sågar dokumentären om Svenska akademien | Kulturbloggen | SvD
Kulturnyheter, nöjesnyheter: Kultur och Nöje på SvD.se: Nyheter, kommentarer och recensioner om litteratur, scen, teater, musik, film och spel
blog.svd.se/kultur/2013/10/10/per-wastberg-sagar-dokumentaren-om-svenska-akademien/
Hedengrensbloggen: Per Wästberg: Stockholm
Bokomslagsbild: Stockholm från Söders höjder (1938)Förlagstext: I Stockholm har de flesta av Per Wästbergs böcker utspelat sig - romaner, dokumentärer, memoarer. Till hans åttioårsdag utges nu i en volym fyra sedan länge utgångna Stockholmsskildringar: Klara - en stadsdel i förvandling (1957), Östermalm (1962), Kring Johannes (1994), Tio anteckningar om staden (2003).
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Per Wästberg – Anders Sparrmans resa. En biografisk roman. | Bokhållarens läsblogg
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Peter Englund: Doris Lessing sammanfattade 1900-talet - DN.SE
Peter Englund, Svenska Akademiens ständige sekreterare, säger till DN att han känner ”en stor tacksamhet” för allt som Doris Lessing hann med under si
www.dn.se/dnbok/peter-englund-doris-lessing-sammanfattade-1900-talet/
Per Wästberg om Mandela: ”En humanist och en lärd man” - Kultur | SVT.se
Senaste nyheter, sport, väder, TV-serier, barnprogram, SVT Play och mycket mer. Fri television på nätet.
www.svt.se/kultur/par-wastberg-nelson-mandela-alskade-shakespeare
The Journey of Anders Sparrman: A Biographical Novel by Per Wästberg | Neel Mukherjee
www.neelmukherjee.com/articles/the-journey-of-anders-sparrman-a-biographical-novel-by-per-wastberg/
Per Wästberg defends the novel
Per Wästberg is usually very much Harry's province, as he has translated works by that Swedish author. But as he may be on holiday, I thought I'd mention two excellent articles that Wästberg has written in praise of the novel. These two articles were published in Swedish in the Swedish daily Svenska Dagbladet (SvD is the usual abbreviation). Per Wästberg is described at the end of the article as "author, Member of the Swedish Academy and the Chairman of the Nobel Committee for Literature". So
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