In her eponymous newsletter project, “Lenny Letter,” Girls’s creator and star Lena Dunham raved about Lena Andersson’s Willful Disregard. In addition to naming it a “necessary novel,” she had this to say:
I never thought a book about anxious Swedish intellectuals engaged in a philosophical back and forth would grip me like an airport read, but here we are. Jenni recommended this book as “perfect, just read it”… Jenni said: “I want to give this to every person I know who is in a one sided relationship. This will snap them right out of it.”… She was right.
You can read more of Lena’s thoughts on Willful Disregard here.