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Graphic Lit

from the December 2014 issue

The Art of Falling

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Inga Sætre

Inga Sætre (b. 1978) is an animator and attends Oslo National Academy of the Arts. She is best known for the comic series Møkkajentene, and for her graphic novel Fallteknikk (2011), which earned her the prestigious Brage Award. She was also nominated to the Nordic Council’s Literature Prize for the same novel.

Photo credit: Vidar M. S. Husby

Translated from Norwegian by Rosie Louise Hedger

Rosie Hedger is a literary translator from Norwegian into English. Rosie's most recent work includes novels by Helga Flatland (forthcoming 2019) and Gine Cornelia Pedersen (2018), and her translation of Agnes Ravatn’s The Bird Tribunal received an English PEN Translates Award in 2016, with the book selected for BBC Radio 4’s Book at Bedtime. Rosie was a candidate in the British Centre for Literary Translation’s mentoring scheme for emerging translators in 2012, mentored by Don Bartlett. Having lived in Norway, Sweden, and Denmark, she is now based in the UK.

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