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Sissal Kampmann

Name  Sissal Kampmann

Role  Poet

Sissal Kampmann (born 1974) is a Faroese poet. She grew up in Vestmanna in the Faroe Islands. After finishing the Faroese University-preparatory school (in Faroese called Studentask├║li, in Danish: Gymnasium) in T├│rshavn, she moved to Denmark to study Nordic literature at the University of Copenhagen.

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She published her first poetry collection in 2011, while living in Copenhagen. The poems were written in Faroese and were published by the Faroese-owned Forlaget Eksil. In September 2012 she received the Klaus Rifbjerg's Debutant Prize.

Prizes and grants

  • 2013 - One year grant from the Mentanargrunnur Landsins (Faroese Cultural Fund)
  • 2012 - Klaus Rifbjerg's Debutant Prize
  • References

    Sissal Kampmann Wikipedia

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