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writer , film producer , Humanities educator

Carl Henrik Svenstedt, Swedish humanities educator, writer, film producer. Permanent National Writers grantee, since 1980. Served to captain Anti-Aircraft Reserve Forces, 1967. Member Filmcentrum (chairman 1968-1972), Organization Indiana Filmmakers: OFF (chairman 1984-1987), Writers Guild of Sweden.

Background

Svenstedt, Carl Henrik was born on March 27, 1937 in Motala, Oestergoetl, Sweden. Son of Carl Erik and Birgit (Westman) Svenstedt.

Education

Master of Arts, University Upsala, Sweden, 1961.

Career

Attache Swedish Institute, Stockholm, 1961-1963. Editor, member cultural staff Svenska Dagbladet, 1963-1970, Dagens Nyheter, Stockholm, 1979-1987. Free-lance writer, filmmaker, since 1970.

Counselor Swedish Embassy, France, 1988-1994. Director Center Culture Suédois, 1988-1994. Counselor Nordic Council Ministers, 1996-1998.

Professor art and technical Malmö (Sweden) University, since 1998.

Membership

Served to captain Anti-Aircraft Reserve Forces, 1967. Member Filmcentrum (chairman 1968-1972), Organization Indiana Filmmakers: OFF (chairman 1984-1987), Writers Guild of Sweden.

Connections

Married Elisabet Engellau (divorced 1968). Children: Eva, Fredrik, Carl David, Arvelie. Married Stefania Lopez (divorced 1986).

Married Elisabeth Secher.

father:
Carl Erik Svenstedt

mother:
Birgit (Westman) Svenstedt

spouses:
Elisabet Engellau

Stefania Lopez

Elisabeth Secher.

children:
Eva Svenstedt

Fredrik Svenstedt

Carl David Svenstedt

Arvelie Svenstedt