“…we may assume with some degree of certainty that Strindberg was homosexual”: Axel Johan Uppvall

August Strindberg

August Strindberg

In August Strindberg: a Psychoanalytic Study with Special Reference to the Oedipus Complex (1920), Axel Johan Uppvall states with regard to August Strindberg, the Swedish playwright, novelist, poet, essayist and painter who died on this day in history, 14 May, 1912:

“…we may assume with some degree of certainty that Strindberg was homosexual.”

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