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Julie Sten-Knudsen (born 1984) holds an MA in Literature Studies from the University of Copenhagen and is furthermore a graduate of the School of Literary Composition at Sweden’s University of Gothenburg. She has published two acclaimed books of poetry in Denmark, Hjem er en retning (“Home Is a Direction”) in 2011, and Atlanterhavet vokser (“The Atlantic Grows”) in 2013. She has translated poetry by Göran Sonnevi and Jenny Tunedal from Swedish into Danish and is a member of the editorial board of Danish publishing house Arena.

An excerpt from “The Atlantic Grows” has been published in the Asymptote Journal and on the Guardian online.

One of the poems from “Home is a Direction” has been published in Structo.

Contact: juliestenknudsen@gmail.com