Jens Christian Grøndahl

Jens Christian Grøndahl author, Denmark

Jens Christian Grøndahl was born in Denmark in 1959 and lives in Copenhagen. He is the author of many novels, articles and essays and he´s considered to be one of his generation most outstanding author and debater in Denmark.

With his novel Tystnad I Oktober (Silence in October) he got his international breakthrough and it was sold to several countries, including Sweden. He has been awarded several prizes for his writing and was nominated to the Nordic counsel award of literature for the novel Rejsens bevægelser. In his latest novel, Inde fra stormen from 2019 he takes the step right in to our time; Metoo, divorces, bonus children and artificial inseminations.

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