Monday, June 06, 2016
How to get published: ‘Read the classics, read the canon and edit, edit, edit’
Literary heir: the Granta editor Sigrid Rausing inherited some of the fortune created by the Tetra Pak business
The 53 year-old Swedish heiress, whose fortune comes from her grandfather’s invention of the Tetra Pak carton, bought the literary magazine in 2005. Three years ago, after the sudden departure of a number of senior staff, including Granta editor John Freeman, Rausing decided to edit the magazine herself.