The national members of the Adjudication Committee for the Nordic Council Literature Prize have nominated the following 12 works for the prize in 2017.
Rosinante & Co, 2016.
Novel, Gyldendal, 2016.
Novel, Teos, 2015.
Tomas Mikael Bäck
Poetry collection, Schildts & Söderströms, 2016.
Poetry collection, Mentunargrunnur Studentafelagsins, 2016.
Guðmundur Andri Thorsson
A portrait, JPV, 2015.
Poetry collection, Mál og menning, 2015.
Novel, Tiden Norsk Forlag, 2016.
Novel, Cappelen Damm, 2016.
Poetry collection, Albert Bonniers förlag, 2016.
Poetry collection, Wahlström & Widstrand, 2016.
Lyrical prose narrative, Schildts & Söderströms, 2016.
The winner will be announced and the prize of DKK 350,000 will be awarded in conjunction with the Nordic Council Session.