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The Copenhagen Trilogy

With courageous honesty and clarity from one of the most important and unique voices in twentieth-century Danish literature, Tove Ditlevsen—a pioneer in the field of genre-bending confessional writing—The Copenhagen Trilogy: Childhood; Youth; Dependency explores themes of family, sex, motherhood, abortion, addiction, and being an artist.

“A masterpiece.”—The Guardian

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    • Dependency

    • The Copenhagen Trilogy (Volume 3)
      Tove Ditlevsen; Translated from the Danish by Michael Favala Goldman
      Farrar, Straus and Giroux

    • The final volume in the renowned Danish poet Tove Ditlevsen’s autobiographical Copenhagen Trilogy ("A masterpiece" The Guardian). Following...

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  • Youth
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    • Youth

    • The Copenhagen Trilogy (Volume 2)
      Tove Ditlevsen; Translated from the Danish by Tiina Nunnally
      Farrar, Straus and Giroux

    • The acclaimed Danish poet Tove Ditlevsen’s autobiographical Copenhagen Trilogy ("A masterpiece" The Guardian) continues with...

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Childhood
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    • Childhood

    • The Copenhagen Trilogy (Volume 1)
      Tove Ditlevsen; Translated from the Danish by Tiina Nunnally
      Farrar, Straus and Giroux

    • The celebrated Danish poet Tove Ditlevsen begins the Copenhagen Trilogy ("A masterpiece" The Guardian) with Childhood, her coming-of-age memoir about...

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • The Copenhagen Trilogy
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    • The Copenhagen Trilogy

    • The Copenhagen Trilogy
      Tove Ditlevsen; Translated from the Danish by Tiina Nunnally and Michael Favala Goldman
      Farrar, Straus and Giroux

    • Called "a masterpiece" by The New York Times, the acclaimed trilogy from Tove Ditlevsen, a pioneer in the field of genre-bending confessional writing

      Tove Ditlevsen...

      • Available in:

      • Audio Book
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Tove Ditlevsen

Tove Ditlevsen was born in 1917 in a working-class neighborhood in Copenhagen. Her first volume of poetry was published when she was in her early twenties and was followed by many more books, including the three volumes of the Copenhagen Trilogy: Childhood (1967), Youth (1967), and Dependency (1971). She died in 1976.