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Ivar Lo-Johansson

Swedish writer

1901   -   1990

movement: proletarian literature, Statarskolan
genre: short story, novel, short novel, proletarian literature
country of citizenship: Sweden
native language: Swedish
languages spoken, written or signed: Swedish
occupation: writer, journalist, novelist, poet, autobiographer
award received: Dobloug Prize, Nordic Council's Literature Prize, Samfundet De Nio's Grand Prize, honorary doctor of the University of Uppsala, Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres, Ivar Lo Award, Hedevind Plaquette, LO:s kulturpris

Ivar Lo-Johansson (23 February 1901 – 11 April 1990) was a Swedish writer of the proletarian school. His autobiographical 1979 memoir, Pubertet (Puberty), won the Nordic Council's Literature Prize in 1979.
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    • Statarna och grisen ( 1986 )

      article in Husdjuren och vi (1986)

      author: Ivar Lo-Johansson

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