Quotes by August Strindberg

About August Strindberg:

Johan August Strindberg is considered the "father" of modern Swedish literature and his The Red Room (1879) has frequently been described as the first modern Swedish novel.

Author Bio

  • NameAugust Strindberg
  • DescriptionSwedish playwright, novelist, poet, essayist and painter
  • AliasesJohan August Strindberg
  • BornJanuary 22, 1849
  • DiedMay 14, 1912
  • CountrySweden
  • ProfessionPlaywright; Writer; Poet; Photographer; Librarian; Painter; Novelist; Autobiographer
  • WorksThe Red Room; The Father; Miss Julie; Inferno; To Damascus; A Dream Play