ⓘ Carita Nyström

                                     

ⓘ Carita Nystrom

Fanny Carita Kristina Nystrom was a Swedish-speaking Finnish writer, poet, journalist and feminist. In the 1970s, she gained a reputation as a womens rights activist after publishing her book Denna varld ar vår! Handbok i systerskap together with Birgitta Boucht. Her feminism was also reflected in her later poetry collections, including Ur moderlivet and Återvaxt. She established the publishing house Hantverk in 1984 and gave writing courses throughout Swedish-speaking Finland.