Svendsen, Lars Fr. H.

Lars Fr. H. Svendsen (b. 1970) is a doctor of philosophy and associate professor of philosophy at the University of Bergen. Svendsen is well known for his many books, among them his bestselling first book "A Philosophy of Boredom", which has been translated into 17 languages.

Selected bibliography & translations

Year Norwegian title English Title Rights sold to Foreign publisher
2015 Ensomhetens filosofi A Philosophy of Loneliness
British English Reaktion Books
Danish Forlaget Klim
German Berlin University Press/Verlagshaus Römerweg GmbH
Russian Progress Tradition
Serbian Geopoetica
Ukrainian Annetta Antoneko Publishers
2007 Frykt Fear
Albanian Shkupi
Amharic Quirtas
British English Reaktion Books
Chinese (simplified) Peking University Press (simplified characters)
Croatian TIM Press
Danish Forlaget Klim
Italian Alberto Castelvecchi Editore
Macedonian ViG Zenica
Romanian Pandora Publishers
Russian Progress Tradition
Serbian Geopoetica
Swedish Lindelöfs
2004 Det sanne, det gode og det skjønne. En innføring i filosofi Truth, Goodness, and Beauty
Danish Klim
Serbian Geopoetica
2004 Mote - et filosofisk essay Fashion
Brazilian Portuguese Jorge Zahar Editor
British English Reaktion Books
Chinese (simplified) Peking University Press (simplified characters)
Croatian TIM Press
Danish Klim
Dutch Ten Have
Italian Ugo Guanda
Korean AmoNoh Agency/MID
Macedonian ViG Zenica
Russian Progress Tradition
Serbian Geopoetica
Swedish Nya Doxa
2003 Hva er filosofi? What is philosophy?
Danish Forlaget Klim
Serbian Karpos Books
Swedish Natur och Kultur
2001 Mennesket, Moralen og Genene. En kritikk av biologismen Humanity, Morality and Genes
2001 Ondskapens filosofi A Philosophy of Evil
American English Dalkey Archive Press
Croatian TIM Press
Danish Klim
Macedonian ViG Zenica
Romanian Pandora Publishing
Russian Progress Tradition
Serbian Geopoetica
Swedish Natur och Kultur
2000 Kunst - en begrepsavvikling Art
Danish Klim
1999 Kjedsomhetens filosofi A Philosophy of Boredom
Amharic Quirtas
Brazilian Portuguese Jorge Zahar Editor
British English Reaktion Books
Chinese (complex) Business Weekly Publications (complex characters)
Chinese (simplified) Peking University Press (simplified)
Croatian TIM Press
Czech Kniha Zlin
Danish Klim
Dutch Uitgeverij Kok
Estonian Tallin University Press
Finnish Tammi
French Fayard
German Insel
Greek Savalas Publishers
Hebrew Agur Publ., Israel
Italian Ugo Guanda Ed.
Japanese Shueisha Inc., Tokyo
Korean Booksea Publ.Seoul
Macedonian ViG Zenica
Russian Progress Tradition
Serbian Geopoetika
Spanish Tusquets Editores
Swedish Natur och Kultur
Turkish Tavanarasi, Istanbul
Urdu Mashal Books Lahore

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