Levertin, Oscar Ivar


Levertin, Oscar Ivar
(1862-1906)
   Swedish poet and literary citic. He was born in Gryt. He became a professor of literature at the Academy of Stockholm. Some of his poems and stories deal with Jewish themes.

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  • LEVERTIN, OSCAR IVAR — (1862–1906), Swedish poet and literary critic, the first Jew to gain eminence in Swedish literature. Levertin, the son of a Stockholm antiquarian, was born in Gryt, near Norrköping. In his student days at the University of Uppsala (where he was a …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Levertin, Oscar Ivar — (1862 1906)    A Swedish poet, novelist, short story writer, and critic, Levertin had little sympathy with the interest in folk culture that came to the fore in the 1890s; he preferred the city and the Greco Roman past. His role as a newspaper… …   Historical Dictionary of Scandinavian Literature and Theater

  • Levertin, Oscar Ivar — ▪ Swedish poet and scholar born July 17, 1862, near Stockholm, Swed. died Sept. 22, 1906, Stockholm  Swedish poet and scholar, a leader of the Swedish Romantic movement of the 1890s.       Levertin was educated at Uppsala University and became in …   Universalium

  • Levertin — Oscar Levertin, Gemälde von Carl Larsson 1906 Oscar Ivar Levertin (* 17. Juli 1862 im Socken Gryt, Gemeinde Valdemarsvik bei Norrköping; † 22. September 1906 in Stockholm) war ein …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Levertin — Levertin,   Oscar Ivar, schwedischer Schriftsteller, * Gryt (bei Norrköping) 17. 7. 1862, ✝ Stockholm 22. 9. 1906; anfänglich vom Naturalismus beeinflusst, gegen den er sich später zusammen mit V. von Heidenstam wandte, so v. a. in den… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Oscar Levertin — painted by Carl Larsson 1906 Oscar Ivar Levertin (17 July 1862, Norrköping – 22 September 1906) was a Swedish poet, critic and literary historian. Levertin was a dominant voice of the Swedish cultural scene from 1897, when he started writing… …   Wikipedia

  • Oscar Levertin — Oscar Levertin, Gemälde von Carl Larsson 1906 Oscar Ivar Levertin (* 17. Juli 1862 im Socken Gryt, Gemeinde Valdemarsvik bei Norrköping; † 22. September 1906 in Stockholm) war ein schwedis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Swedish literature — Introduction       the body of writings produced in the Swedish language within Sweden s modern day geographic and political boundaries.       The literatures of Sweden and Finland are closely linked. From the mid 12th century until 1809, Finland …   Universalium

  • Liste der Biografien/Les–Lez — Biografien: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Λέβερτιν, Όσκαρ — (Oscar Ivar Levertin, Γκιρτ 1862 – Στοκχόλμη 1906). Σουηδός ποιητής και κριτικός, εβραϊκής καταγωγής. Σπούδασε στο πανεπιστήμιο της Ουψάλα και έγινε καθηγητής της ιστορίας της λογοτεχνίας στο πανεπιστήμιο της Στοκχόλμης. Με τις παραδόσεις του… …   Dictionary of Greek


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