ALEX ScHULMAN is a writer and journalist who produces one of Sweden’s most popular weekly podcasts, Alex & Sigge. His latest novel, Burn All My Letters, was lauded unanimously by critics and became a runaway bestseller.

Photo by Viktor Fremling

Alex Schulman (1976) was born in Skåne in the south of Sweden and grew up in the Stockholm suburb Farsta. Throughout his career as a media maverick, he has been a prominent journalist, blogger, television and radio host, and has produced several stage performances. Since 2012 he produces Sweden’s most popular weekly podcast, Alex & Sigge, with more than 200 000 listeners every month.

Schulman made his literary debut in 2009 with Hurry to Love, which was dedicated to his deceased father. In 2011 he published his second book, To Be With Her, about his wife. His third book Forget Me, about his relationship to his alcoholic mother, was named Sweden’s Book of the Year in 2017.

In 2018, Schulman published Burn All My Letters, which became a runaway bestseller. The novel has been unanimously praised by readers and critics alike, and it was featured on the prestigious critics list in Sweden’s biggest daily newspaper Dagens Nyheter for five consecutive weeks. Mixing unadorned candor with a language that sings, Schulman has established himself as one of the most loved writers of his generation.

Schulman lives in Stockholm with his family.

Alex Schulman (1976) was born in Skåne in the south of Sweden and grew up in the Stockholm suburb Farsta. He’s been working as journalist, blogger, television and radio host, and has produced several stage performances. Since 2012 he produces Sweden’s most popular weekly podcast, Alex & Sigge, with more than 200 000 listeners every month.

Schulman made his literary debut in 2009 with Hurry to Love, which was dedicated to his deceased father, the journalist and television producer Allan Schulman. In 2011 he published his second book, To Be With Her, about his wife. His third book Forget Me, about his relationship to his alcoholic mother, was named Book of the Year in 2017.

In November of 2018 his fourth novel Burn All My Letters was published. It became a runaway bestseller and despite being published at the end of the year it was one of the most sold books in Sweden that year. The novel has been unanimously praised by readers and critics alike, and it was featured on the prestigious critics list in Sweden’s biggest daily newspaper Dagens Nyheter for five consecutive weeks.

Schulman lives in Stockholm with his family.

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling

  • Photo by Viktor Fremling