Per Svensson

Per Svensson journalist, Sweden

Per Svensson is a Swedish journalist and author. Since 2018 he is the head of editorial team at DN.

Since 2008 Svensson is the senior columnist at Sydsvenska dagbladets cultural pages and used to be the head of Expressen cultural pages, where he worked for more tkan 20 years. He was reworded with the great journalist prize in 1997. His book Storstugan eller När förorten kom till byn was nominated for Augustpriset. And he´s been rewarded with several other prizes over the years. In 2014 he was appointed honorary doctor at the faculty for teaching and society at Malmö university.