Sven Lindqvist was born in Stockholm in 1932. He has published essays, aphorisms, autobiography, documentary prose, travel and reportage, including: Bench Press, Desert Divers, Exterminate All the Brutes, A History of Bombing, and Terra Nullius, all available from Granta Books. Lindqvist lives in Stockholm.
ARTICLES FEATURING SVEN
The Art of Escape: On Sven Lindqvist’s “The Myth of Wu Tao-tzu”
1. LAST MONTH I WAS CAUGHT by a painting in a gallery in London. In the picture people were playing cricket. ...