Jørgen Haugan was born in 1941. He has a doctorate in philosophy from the University of Copenhagen and wrote his doctoral thesis on Henrik Ibsen (1977). He has published, among others, DIKTERSFINXEN - En studie i Ibsen og Ibsen-forskningen (Oslo, 1982), 400 ÅRSNATTEN - Norsk selvforståelse ved en korsvei (Oslo, 1991) and the critically acclaimed ALT SOM ER BEKENDT EROTIK - En biografi om Martin Andersen Nexø (Copenhagen, 1998). Haugan received the Georg Brandes award for the Nexø biography in 1999. He works as a lecturer in Norwegian at the University of Copenhagen.
Selected bibliography & translations
|Year||Norwegian title||English Title||Rights sold to||Foreign publisher|
|2004||Solgudens fall. Knut Hamsun - en litterær biografi||The Fall of the Sun God||
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