Journalist background

Yuuhiro Akiyama2013-02-22 14.13.20

here below are past blog posts from my background as a freelance journalist.

Svenska dagbladet

In April and May 2011, I spent  two weeks in Japan where I did research for my new book project. At the time, I also wrote a 6 page article for Svenska Dagbladet about the current nuclear crisis and the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami. It was published on June 19th 2011.


Here below is my article for Aftonbladet about the situation in Fukushima in May 2011:

I covered the crisis Japan  during the week following the earthquake and the nuclear crisis reporting for Aftonbladet. 1-2 page articles per day as well as livechats.

Link to my articles (19/03-26/03/2011):

Over the years, I have worked as a columnist, a web columnist and a freelance journalist for Aftonbladet.


On June 29th 2011; my debate article about the nuclear crisis in Fukushima was published in Expressen.

On March 16th 2011, I wrote a similar article about the situation in Japan for their debate pages:

May 2005 – September 2005 (5 months)

I contributed short articles to Expressen’s art section such as book and exhibit reviews.


December 2008

I contributed to this Swedish travel magazine with a reportage about Christmas in New York City.

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