Entela Tabaku Sörman (Sweden)
Entela Tabaku Sörman was born in Shkodra in 1971. She graduated in Language and Literature and taught at Shkodra University until she moved to Sweden in 1998. She has published two poetry collections “Fifty poems and five intermezzos” (Shkodër 1996) and "a fist of life enough to die” (Tirana 2016) and also the translation of Björn Larsson’s novel “Long John Silver” (Prishtina 2016). She will soon come out with a new poetry collection “Foreign poems” and the translation from Swedish of “The Wonderful Adventure of Nils Holgersson”.
In 2014, she received her PhD in Italian linguistics from Stockholm University and is currently Senior Lecturer in Albanian at Uppsala University.