Synvända is a peculiar anthology. It is about interaction between people who try to help others that by physical and/or psychological reasons can not manage themselves and have fallen into difficult life situations. The author Göran Odbratt have read nearly a thousand texts written by nursing assistants and psychiatric nurses. He has selected twenty of the stories. Students at Grafikskolan (The College of Printmaking Arts) in Stockholm has freely made interpretations, images that both captures the actually told but also holds their own experiences.
App. 30 b/w and color graphic images • Foreword by Göran Odbratt • Afterword by Alain Topor • Editor: Göran Odbratt • Design: Patric Leo • Softcover with one flap • 220 x 305 mm • 72 pages • Swedish • 1997