April 5Daisy awarded the Rungstedlundpisen 2017 in Karen Blixens living rooms on Rungstedlund
The Queen is patron of Rungstedlund Foundation, which each year awards rungstedlund award to one or more individuals who have helped to raise awareness of author Karen Blixen, or who have distinguished themselves in a field that had Karen Blixens interest.
This year's recipient was Dr. Phil. Niels Barfoed, who received the award for his work in Danish literature. The prize includes 50,000 kr.
Niels Barfoed debuted as an author in 1957 with the collection "The hesitant today", and since then Niels Barfoed written poems and short stories, essays and historical biographies.