Jens Fink-Jensen

Jens Fink-Jensen is a Danish poet, born in 1956, and living in Copenhagen, Denmark. He is the author of various poetry collections, short stories, children’s books and a travel book.

A selection of 65 of his poems in English translation, A Sea of Expectations, was published in 2022. 

A Sea of Expectations by Jens Fink-Jensen

His poetry collection Near the Distance (1988) was published in Arabic translation in 1999, and in 2012 and 2016, two volumes of his poetry were published in Polish translation. Some of his poems have among other languages also been published in anthologies and magazines in English, Greek, Persian, Serbian, Spanish, and Swedish.

His travel book The West Coast of Europe – a photographic journey from Skagen to Gibraltar, with his own photos, was published in English in 2008.

He has performed at various venues including music and literature festivals, high schools and libraries, combining his own poetry, music and photos.