Award week

The 2013 award week took place between May 20 and May 27. Details can be found in in each headline to the left.

Monday May 20

Workshop with children at Kulturhuset (House of Culture) in Stockholm. Kulturhuset invited school classes in various grades, and the large Auditorium was transformed into a large creative workshop led by Isol. 

Meeting with the Swedish Academy of Children’s Books.

Tuesday May 21

Participation at the opening of the reading promotion project Barn&Böcker (Children&Books) at Skansen in Stockholm. Isol awarded winning school classes in the contest “A world class book”.

Award lecture at Kulturhuset (House of Culture). Open to the public, admission free.

Wednesday May 22

Presentation and lecture at the Internationale Jugendbibliothek in München, Germany. Open to the public.

Friday May 24

Participation in a seminar at the cultural centre Astrid Lindgren’s Näs in Vimmerby.

Saturday May 25

Visit to Astrid Lindgren's childhood home at Näs, Vimmerby.

Monday May 27

Award ceremony at the Stockholm Concert Hall. H.R.H. Crown Princess Victoria presented the award.