Why a Saladin day?


Open press conference with Thorvald Steen, initiator for the Saladin Days.

Wednesday 4. March 2009, 10:00

Venue: Kverneland

Host: Litteraturhuset

Entrance: Free entry

Thorvald Steen (1954) is among Norway’s most internationally oriented writers, having written about historical figures such as Saladin and Snorre, as well as contemporary literature, children’s books, essays and plays. A former head of the Norwegian Writer’s Union and Norwegian PEN board member, Steen has been translated into 20 languages.