Poul Borum

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Poul Borum
Born(1934-10-15)15 October 1934
Died10 May 1996(1996-05-10) (aged 61)
Other namesPoul Villiam Borum
OccupationPoet and critic

Poul Villiam Borum (15 October 1934 – 10 May 1996) was a Danish writer, poet and critic. He was editor of the influential Danish literary magazine Hvedekorn from 1968 to his death in 1996. He also initiated the Danish writers school (Forfatterskolen) in 1987, of which he was also principal.[1] Borum was married to Danish poet Inger Christensen[2] for 17 years; the couple had one son.[3]


  1. ^ "Poul Borum (1934-1996)". http://www.dr.dk/skole. Retrieved August 18, 2012. External link in |publisher= (help)
  2. ^ "Inger Christensen". 2009. ISSN 0307-1235. Retrieved 2018-10-18.
  3. ^ Rex, Jytte (1998). Cikaderne findes. Portræt af Inger Christensen. Kollektiv Film, SFC and DR TV.