Øhrstrøm, Louise

Louise Ohrstrom photo(2)

Louise Øhrstrøm was born in Copenhagen in 1981. Her first novel, After Raisin (Efter Rosinen, EC Edition), came out in Denmark in 2010 and won the Munch Christensens Kulturlegat, a prize for the best Danish debut of the year. Louise works as a freelance translator and has translated Julian of Norwich’s Showing of Love from Middle English into Danish (Kærlighedens åbenbaring, Boedal 2010). She is currently doing a PhD on Julian of Norwich at UEA while working on her second novel.


- Fiction

After Raisin