Poet | Denmark
I am a poet with 5 published books. My book “Til den lyse morgen” has recently been translated to French.
I am President in a literary association group called Litteraturen på Scenen (www.lips.dk) and a member since 2005. I teach literature and creative writing in several schools and universities in Denmark.
I studied Nordic Language and Literature at Aarhus University for six years.
I spent October and November 2011 in an artist residency north of New York (Ledig House, Omi International Arts Center). For my works I have received several grants and scholarships from the arts council in Aarhus, The Danish Writers Association, and The Danish Arts Foundation.
I wrote the finae for Aarhus – European Culture of Capital 2017. A visual poem titled “VI ER HER NU”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U3OoifinEaM
My next book is coming out in 2020.
Read more here (in Danish): https://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mads_Mygind