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Stine Pilgaard

Stine Pilgaard (born 1984) is a graduate of the Danish Writers’ Academy and the University of Copenhagen. Her first novel, Min mor siger (My Mum Says) (2012), was a critical and commercial success, earning a nomination for the prestigious Danish Broadcasting Corporation Literature Prize and securing its author the Bodil and Jørgen Munch-Christensen Award for a debuting author.

In 2015, Pilgaard repeated the success with Lejlighedssange (Songs for Special Occasions), for which she received the Danish Libraries’ Writers Award in 2016 and was nominated for the Danish Readers’ Book Award that same year. Both books were translated into Norwegian by acclaimed Nordic author Erlend Loe, the former moreover appearing in Icelandic translation.

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