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Mentalizing in child therapy

Mentalizing in child therapy

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This student seemed to be mentalizing on the subject of her book in Espresso House this afternoon.
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More indie authors

More indie authors (Egenutgivarna) at the Gothenburg Book Fair 2014.

The day before the Book Fair started we were setting up. Here below Helene Kolseth – author of Mål som motivera (Goals that motivate) and a member of the board of Egenutgivarna – dips into Lelle Björklund’s Ett liv på driv. Behind, Tobias Åkerman and Lars Hansare are unpacking books.

Helene Kolseth reading

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During the course of the Book Fair, a number of the Egenutgivarna authors were interviewed at the stand. Below Sverker Snidare, author of Den tretonde messias (The Thirteenth Messiah) is being filmed by Mats Ekman, himself author of Growin’ Leaves. In the screen of Mats’ videocamera you can just make out the interviewer, Hans Hirschi.

Sverker Snidare

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On the final day of the Book Fair, when things had calmed down a bit a couple of fantasy authors found time to talk with one another (below). Left, Hanna Höglund, who has just debuted as an author with Ljuset som var dolt (The Light that was Hidden). Right Caroline Hurtig author of Månfolketsland (The Land of the Moon People) and Ödesguddinansval (The Choice of the Goddess of Fate).

Hanna Höglund in conversation with Caroline Hurtig

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Tora Greve

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The last of my author portraits from this year’s Gothenburg Book Fair, this is Tora Greve with her latest science fiction novel Erövaren (The Conqueror) – the first in a projected series, The Sirius Chronicles. Tora is also a textile artist and the cover of her book shows a tapestry she made as an illustration. Photo taken in front of the Liseberg waterfall across the road from the Gothia Towers hotel.

Den sista av mina författarporträtt från årets bokmässan i Göteborg, det här är Tora Greve med sin senaste science fiction-roman Erövaren – den första i en tilltänkt serie, Siriuskrönikan. Tora är också en textilkonstnär och omslaget till hennes bok visar en väv hon gjorde. Foto tagen framför Lisebergsvattenfallet tvärs över gatan från Gothia Towers Hotel.

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Tobias Åkerman

Tobias Åkerman

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Today’s indie author is Tobias Åkerman who came to the Gothenburg Book Fair to pesent his book Drömmen om ett barn (The Dream of a Child) about involuntary childlessness. Photo taken by Mölndal Stream outside the Swedish Exhibition Centre.

Dagens indie författare är Tobias Åkerman som kom till Göteborgs Bokmässan för att presentera sin bok Drömmen om ett barn om ofrivillig barnlöshet. Foto taget vid Mölndalsån utanför Svenska mässan.

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Ann-Catrin Malmlöf

Ann-Catrin Malmlöf

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Today’s author is Ann-Catrin Malmlöf who is attending the Book Fair to promote her latest novel based on her own experiences as En kvinnlig konsult på upppdrag i Colombia (A Lady Consultant on Assignment in Columbia). Photo taken at the Rosenlund ferry stop.

Dagens författare är Ann-Catrin Malmlöf som deltar i bokmässan för att marknadsföra sin senaste roman baserad på hennes egna erfarenheter som En kvinnlig konsult på upppdrag i Colombia. Foto taget på Rosenlunds färjestopp.

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Hans Hirschi reading

Hans Hirschi reading

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To celebrate this year’s Gothenburg Book Fair, which starts tomorrow, I’m running a mini theme of authors reading from their books. First out is Hans Hirschi, current chair of Egenutgivarna, the Swedish association of indie authors, who launched his fourth book, The Fallen Angels of Karnataka, at a party in Gothenburg’s Litteraturenshus (House of Literature) yesterday evening. More of my photos from the event on Hans’ blog here.

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Hans Hirschi reading

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In the new wing of the city library, author Hans Hirschi reading from his book Jonathan’s Hope during the on-going West Pride festival in Gothenburg. Hans is also the current chair of the Swedish association of independent and self-publishing authors – Egenutgivarna.

Hans Hirschi reading

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