Older and Wiser! is the sequel to Older and Happier! (Skyhorse Publishing, 2014), Dag Sebastian Ahlander’s guide to turning retirement into a time of self-exploration. Older and Wiser! (Skyhorse Publishing, October 2014) reflects on the big (and little) things in life and contains practical suggestions and reflections on aging from the world’s greatest philosophers, writers, and thinkers.

Copies of Older and Wiser! will also be available for purchase and signing following the program.

About the author

Dag Sebastian Ahlander (b. 1944, Uppsala, Sweden) trained as a lawyer and served in his country’s foreign service, where he was Consul General in New York from 1992 to 1999. He is now an author of historical biographies for young adults, including Queen Christina, Alfred Nobel, and Raoul Wallenberg.

Older and Happier! Inspiring, Amusing, and Useful Advice for Men of a Certain Age was first published in Sweden by Bonnier in early 2012.



Photo by the American-Scandinavian Foundation

TUE – 10-7-2014 – 1:00 pm