Lene Rachel Andersen

Lene Rachel Andersen has a BA in business economy and studied theology 1993- 97. From 1993 to 2001, she wrote comedy and entertainment for Danish media and went to the US a number of times; she went there a Dane and returned as a European. Since 2005, she has worked as an independent futurist, author, philosopher, and publisher.

For her books, she has received the Ebbe Kløvedal-Reich Democracy Baton (2007) and the Danish librarians’ Døssing Prize (2012); among her titles are Democracy Handbook (2010), Globalt gearskift (2014) and Testosteroned Child. Sad. (2017).

Her latest book is Metamodernity. In 2017 came her book The Nordic Secret – A European story of beauty and freedom (Fri Tanke Förlag, 2017), which she has written collaborating with Tomas Björkman.

Lene is Danish and lives in Copenhagen.