24th ilb
5 – 14 Sep 2024 Program
9 – 18 Sep 2024 Young Program

Nobel Prize in Literature awarded to Jon Fosse

Portrait Jon Fosse
Jon Fosse Det Norske Samlaget/ Tom A. Kolstad

We extend our congratulations to this year’s winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, Norwegian playwright and author Jon Fosse. He was awarded the prize »for his innovative plays and prose which give voice to the unsayable«, according to the jury. The author was a guest at the ilb in 2008. His books were published in German by Rowohlt Publishing. You can read more on the author here.