Lola Akinmade Åkerström

Lola Akinmade Åkerström is a Stockholm-based writer and photographer.

Roads & Kingdoms
Sept. 20 2013 9:45 AMWhy Are Swedes So Quiet?It’s all because of lagom—the single word that sums up the Swedish psyche.
Travel + Leisure
Sept. 11 2011 6:45 AMPsst … Know Where I Can Get Me Some Parrot Eggs?10 strange animal smuggling stories.
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Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.