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20.02.20 | News

Thirteen nominees for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize

Thirteen Nordic novels, short stories, and poetry collections have been nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize. The winner will be announced at an awards ceremony for the Nordic Council prizes in Reykjavik this autumn. The following works are competing for the prize. ...

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Bjørn Esben Almaas

Bjørn Esben Almaas: Den gode vennen. Novel, Oktober forlag, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Yahya Hassan

Yahya Hassan: YAHYA HASSAN 2. Poetry, Gyldendal, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Matias Faldbakken

Matias Faldbakken: Vi er fem. Novel, Oktober forlag, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Hanne Højgaard Viemose

Hanne Højgaard Viemose: HHV, FRSHWN. Dødsknaldet i Amazonas. Novel, Gyldendal, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Johan Jönson

Johan Jönson: Marginalia/Xterminalia. Poetry, Albert Bonniers förlag, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Monika Fagerholm

Monika Fagerholm: Vem dödade bambi? Novel, Förlaget M, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Oddfríður Marni Rasmussen

Oddfríður Marni Rasmussen: Ikki fyrr enn tá. Novel, Sprotin, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Bergsveinn Birgisson

Bergsveinn Birgisson: Lifandilífslækur. Novel, Bjartur, 2018. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Fríða Ísberg

Fríða Ísberg: Kláði. Collection of short stories, Partus forlag, 2018. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Steve Sem-Sandberg

Steve Sem-Sandberg: W. Novel, Albert Bonniers förlag, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Juha Itkonen

Juha Itkonen: Ihmettä kaikki. Novel, Otava, 2018. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Niillas Holmberg

Niillas Holmberg: Juolgevuođđu. Poetry, DAT, 2018. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Mikaela Nyman

Mikaela Nyman: När vändkrets läggs mot vändkrets. Poetry, Ellips förlag, 2019. Nominated for the 2020 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Liselott Willén

Liselott Willén: Det finns inga monster. Novel, Albert Bonniers Förlag, 2017. Nominated for the 2019 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Kristín Eiríksdóttir

Kristín Eiríksdóttir: Elín, ýmislegt. Novel, Forlagið, 2017. Nominated for the 2019 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

Kristín Ómarsdóttir

Kristín Ómarsdóttir: Kóngulær í sýningargluggum. Poetry collection, Forlagið, 2017. Nominated for the 2019 Nordic Council Literature Prize.

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Johan Jönson
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Steve Sem-Sandberg
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Niillas Holmberg
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Matias Faldbakken
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Bjørn Esben Almaas
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Fríða Ísberg
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Bergsveinn Birgisson
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13 nominees for The Nordic Council Literature Prize 2020
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13 nominees for The Nordic Council Literature Prize 2019
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De nominerte til Nordisk råds litteraturpris 2018
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Intervju med Kirsten Thorup, vinnare av Nordiska rådets litteraturpris 2017
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Hvorfor har vi brug for Nordisk Råds litteraturpris? Kirsten Thorup, forfatter og nomineret
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De nominerade til Nordiska rådets litteraturpris 2017
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Meet the winners of the 2016 Nordic Council prizes
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Katarina Frostenson vinnare av Nordiska rådets litteraturpris 2016
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Katarina Frostenson vinnare av Nordiska rådets litteraturpris
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Se de nominerede til Nordisk Råds litteraturpris 2016
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Jan Fosse, vinder af Nordisk Råds litteraturpris 2015
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Kjell Westö, winner of the Nordic Council Literature Prize 2014
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Interview med Auður Jónsdóttir nomineret til Nordisk Råds litteraturpris 2014
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Interview med Eiríkur Ørn Norðdahl nomineret til Nordisk Råds litteraturpris 2014
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Interview med Kjell Westö nomineret til Nordisk Råds litteraturpris 2014
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Interview med Claus Beck Nielsen, nomineret til Nordisk Råds litteraturpris 2014
09.04.19 | Information

About the Nordic Council Literature Prize

The purpose of the Literature Prize is to promote interest in the literature and language of the neighbouring countries. It is awarded annually along with the other Nordic Council prizes for music, film, and the environment and children and young people’s literature.