The famous Danish author Peter Høeg makes his first visit ever to Russia, where he will meet with readers and Russian media in St. Petersburg
Royal Danish Consulate General in St. Petersburg in cooperation with the Danish Cultural Institute are happy to announce the visit of the famous Danish author in September
Together with his Russian book translator Elena Krasnova, Høeg will meet with readers in the Erarta Museum on 3 September 2017. Peter Høeg is mostly known for his worldwide famous novel "Miss Smilla's Feeling For Snow" from 1992. Høeg's publications have been translated into more than 30 languages including Russian and print runs count millions of copies. Since his breakthrough on the international stage, Høeg has been hailed as the successor of other brilliant Danish authors such as H.C. Andersen, Karen Blixen, and Soren Kierkegaard.
Even though he is one the greatest Danish authors in modern time, Høeg is considered to be one of the most discreet and mysterious authors in the world, and he is rarely in the media spotlight. Therefore the visit by Peter Høeg to St. Petersburg is a great opportunity for readers to meet the author.