Siri Pettersen (2017)
|Born||28 October 1971|
|Notable works||Anty-Klimaks, The Raven Rings|
She grew up in Sørreisa and Trondheim, and is currently living in Søgne. She’s been active in comics industry since the early 21st century. She is a member of Trondheimstegnerne, Comic Artists Association in Trondheim. In 2013-2015 she published a fantasy trilogy Ravneringene (The Raven Rings).
Anti-Klimaks is full of humour and strong political undertones. It is about a group of youngsters who are generally against everyone and everything. They defy modern society and look forward to change. However, most of the time they quarrel among themselves, so it is hard for them to do anything about the reality they live in. As the author has put it: This is a series for those who want a different world. Anti-Klimaks was the winner of Bladkompaniets Publishing House Competition in 2002, and as a result, it appeared in the magazine Larsons Gale Verden in No 5/2003-2/2004. In 2004, the album entitled Heller mot enn for! (Rather against than for!) was published by Seriehuset Publishing House.
Kråkene is a silent comic.
Myrktid is a fantasy comic.
Siri Petersen is the author of a fantasy trilogy The Raven Rings (Ravneringene), which consists of the following books:
- Odin’s Child (Odinsbarn), 2013;
- The Rot (Råta), 2014;
- The Might (Evna), 2015.
The film rights have been bought by Maipo Films.
The Raven Rings is a fantasy series with Norse roots. It is been published by Gyldendal Norsk Forlag. It is the winner of multiple Scandinavian awards.