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Göran Sonnevi, Swedish poet. Recipient Froding stipend, National Student Referendum, 1975, Aniara prize, Librarians Association, 1975, Bellman prize, Swedish Academy, 1979, Gerard Bonnier Poetry prize, 1982, De Nios pris (Prize of the Nine), 1988, Gerard Bonnier prize, Southwest Academy, 1997. Member Swedish Writers Union, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Background

Sonnevi, Göran was born on October 3, 1939 in Lund, Sweden. Son of Bror August Sven Göransson and Maj Elly Ingeborg (Johansson) Sonnevi.

Education

Phil. candidate, University Lund, 1963.

Membership

Member Swedish Writers Union, Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Connections

Married Kerstin Birgitta Kronkvist, August 5, 1961.

father:
Bror August Sven Göransson Sonnevi

mother:
Maj Elly Ingeborg (Johansson) Sonnevi

spouse:
Kerstin Birgitta Kronkvist