‘My other country, my mother country, my mother’s country’
Nordic culture is all the rage but what did it mean for one writer to grow up with a Swedish parent in Britain before 'hygge'?
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Christina Patterson is a writer, broadcaster and columnist. She worked in the arts before becoming a journalist and was the first woman to run the Poetry Society since Muriel Spark. A former writer and columnist at The Independent, she now writes for The Sunday Times, The Guardian and The Daily Mail. Her book, 'The Art of Not Falling Apart', will be published by Atlantic in May.