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literary critic

Stefan P. Jonsson, Swedish literary critic. Recipient Albert Bonners award, Bonnier Publications, Stockholm, 2005, Axel-Liffner prize, 2008; fellow, Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, 1998—2000; Fulbright fellow, Fulbright Commission, Washington, 1990-1994.

Background

Jonsson, Stefan P. was born on March 14, 1961 in Borås, Sweden. Arrived in United States, 1990. Son of Paul Georg and Astrid Sofia Jonsson.

Education

Bachelor, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1985. Master of Philosophy, Uppsala University, Sweden, 1995. Doctor of Philosophy, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1997.

Career

Contributing editor Dagens Nyheter, Stockholm, since 1989. Associate professor University Linkoping, Sweden, since 2004. Visiting associate professor University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 2006.

Connections

Married Sara Danius, June 23, 1989. 1 child I. Leo Paul.

father:
Paul Georg

mother:
Astrid Sofia Jonsson

spouse:
Sara Danius

child:
I. Leo Paul Jonsson