Lene Henningsen (1967-) Her works include seven collections of poetry, each of which reflects a natural poetic talent. Touching the air with her eyes closed, she begins to open them, adapts to the light, makes note of the emerging forms. In addition to poetry she has written lyric drama. She is the recipient of the Claus Rifbjerg Debutant Prize For Poets (awarded by the Danish Academy) and the Danish Writer's Union's Emil Aarestrup Medal. She lives in Copenhagen.