Aleksander Motturi, born 1970, is an interdisciplinary author. He has worked at Åbo Academy in Finland, the University of Wales, The Wittgenstein Archives at the University of Bergen, on the cultural journal Glänta and is one of the driving forces behind the Clandestino Institute in Göteborg.
He has translated and written a PhD thesis about Ludwig Wittgenstein’s remarks on Frazer, written drama and is author of the book Etnicism dealing with the contemporary metamorphosis of racism.
Diabetikern was Motturi’s debut as a fiction author. His latest novel, The Swindling Priest, was published in 2012.