despite the scandal, the king has never considered to say from his role as the institution's patron.
- It is something that you do not do. But it is a very sad story, " says king Carl Gustaf in the documentary "a Year with Kungafamiljen" from SVT.- 've Received many questions
the King think it is difficult that the Akademien has ended up in the current situation.Therefore, it is full of crisis in the Swedish Nobel committee
- It is the kind of stuff that not only affect the Swedish culture. Also other countries are wondering what it is that has happened in Sweden. I have received many questions from the outside about what is happening, " says king.
According to king, it is important for Sweden that the Svenska Akademien are.
- It is an important that there is an academy that can protect and safeguard the Swedish language, " says king.
Earlier in December went to the annual høytidssammenkomsten to Svenska Akademien of the stack. Each year marked the year that has passed in Börshuset, Stockholm, and the ceremony is) since king Gustaf III started the tradition in the 1700s.
During the ceremony the glimpse, however, both p rins Carl Philip, princess Sofia, princess Madeleine and her husband Chris O'neill all with his absence.Weakened the trust
It was in november 2017 that 18 women, told that they had been exposed to sexual harassment and abuse by a man referred to as "kulturprofilen". He was later identified as Jean-Claude Arnault, a theater director and husband to the writings of Katarina Frostenson, one of the academy's members.
72-year-old Arnault was earlier this year sentenced to two years in prison for one case of rape. In the beginning of December he was convicted for another rape, and the judgment was sharpened to two and a half years in prison. He has appealed the judgment to the Swedish supreme court.One of the 1900-century's greatest writers never got the nobel Prize in literature. The explanation was sex, espionage and a jealous Swedish Dagbladet Plus