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  • Thank you Celia Farber for this excellent article, one of very few such pieces published in English. Many many thanks!

    And other readers: if you like this article, you may like our film on Tomas Transtromer, which you can see in HD here http://vimeo.com/30809607 or on YouTube here: http://bit.ly/rnRd6f

    Neil Astley & Pamela Robertson-Pearce

    [apologies for the missing umlaut on TT's name - this web comment form wouldn't accept it!]

    Posted by Neil Astley on Sun 23 Oct 2011

  • To LQ:

    Nice article Celia.

    Rick Hill

    Posted by Rick Hill on Mon 24 Oct 2011

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Celia Farber grew up in Sweden and has translated Swedish poetry and literature, in addition to contributing to magazines such as Harper's, Esquire, Rolling Stone and more. She is the winner of the 2008 Semmelweis Society International Clean Hands Award in Investigative Journalism, and her 2006 book Serious Adverse Events: An Uncensored History of AIDS was published by Melville House Press/Random House. She is the editor of the literary website The Truth Barrier.
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