World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Swedish Crime Writers' Academy

Article Id: WHEBN0019345515
Reproduction Date:

Title: Swedish Crime Writers' Academy  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Henning Mankell, Mystery Writers of America, Denise Mina, Crime Writers' Association, Åke Edwardson, List of literary awards, Camilla Läckberg, Kjell Eriksson, Martin Beck Award, Best Swedish Crime Novel Award
Collection:
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Swedish Crime Writers' Academy

The Swedish Crime Writers' Academy (Swedish: Svenska Deckarakademin), is a Swedish organization set up in 1971 to promote the writing of detective fiction and crime fiction.[1] Originally, the academy had 13 elected members; today the number of members is 24.

Each year the Academy awards two prizes:

There are also a number of other awards (e.g.: Best debut novel) which are made on an irregular basis.

References

External links

  • Official site (Swedish)
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 


Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.