Klas 'Ostergren

Klas Ostergren is the award-winning author of several novels including the landmark Gentlemen (1981) and its sequel, Gangsters (2005). He has also worked as a playwright, scriptwriter for television and screen, and translator from French and English. His translations include works by J.D. Salinger, Charles Baudelaire, Henrik Ibsen, and Harold Pinter. He lives with his wife and three children in the seafront town of Kivik in southern Sweden.