Mark Levengood was born in 1964. He is an author and a radio and TV programme manager as well as a popular lecturer. Mark was born in the USA and grew up in Helsinki. He moved to Sweden at the age of 19. Today, Mark Levengood is one of Sweden's most popular broadcast managers and an equally popular lecturer. Several of his programmes have received national and international awards. Mark Levengood published the book Gamla tanter lägger inte ägg (Old Ladies don't Lay Eggs) in 2001 and Gud som haver barnen kär, har du någon ull? (God who holds children dear do you have any wool?) in 2003. Both books are based on conversations with children and how they experience things that we adults take for granted. Furthermore, he has co-written the choral work Af og til er min vej så ensom (Sometimes my road is so lonely) with Sven-David Sandström.
Danish Prime Minister about Andersen
According to Anders Fogh Rasmussen Hans Christian Andersen is a world legend. Watch the HCA Comment.
Three days of Andersen celebration
A gigantic TV show is to be the highlight of a three-day opening celebration of the bicentenary of the birth of the Danish storyteller and poet Hans Christian Andersen.
Symphonic Fairytales Never before have so many new works by Danish composers premiered so widely.
New Biography on Andersen
Major biography casts new light on the life and works of Hans Christian Andersen.
HCA Cinema Watch videos from our press briefings and find out more about HCA2005 in our motion picture features!
Experience personal views on Hans Christian Andersen in motion pictures.
Biography Read the story about the Hans Christian Andersen biography by Jackie Wullschlager.
Hans Christian Andersen loved having his picture taken.
Q & A Which shoe size did Hans Christian Andersen use?
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