Christina Englund was born and grew up in Frederiksberg and published her debut work Uden egentlig at sove at the age of seventeen, in which forty-four prose poetry stories such as the novel Itu, 1994, revolve around the fragility and destructive nature of humans and love.
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The above biography was first published in 1998. Since then, Christina Englund has published several books. Her latest work is the novel Dør til et værelse, 2008.
Christina Englund is the recipient of a number of awards and honours, including Gyldendals Boglegat 2002