Mats O Svensson (b. 1987) is a swedish critic of literature and culture, and since four years a resident in Berlin. He graduated from Uppsala university with a master in comparative literature, and has since then written for a number of leading Swedish newspapers and magazines. He is since 2016 an editor of the Norwegian culture magazine Vagant. In 2019 his first book will be published on the publishing house Faethon, an essay on contemporary poetry and the Anthropocene.