Jakob Ejersbo

Photograph of Jakob Ejersbo © Morten Langkilde

Photograph of Jakob Ejersbo © Morten Langkilde

Jakob Ejersbo was born in Aalborg in 1968. He trained as a journalist, and his breakthrough came with the 2002 novel Northern Powers, which won the Golden Bay prize in 2003. He died in 2008 at the age of forty.

Elise Williams