Bakke, Gunstein

Winner of the European Union Prize for Literature 2012
Winner of Melsomprisen 2011
Nominated for the Brage Prize 2011
Nominated for the P2 Listeners' Prize 2011
Nominated for the Sørlandet Prize of Literature 2012

Gunstein Bakke (b. 1968) made his debut with the novel The Office in 2000. His third novel, Maud and Aud (2011), won the EU prize and was shortlisted for the Brage Prize, the P2 Listeners' Novel Prize and several other awards. Bakke has also published a collection of poetry and edited an anthology on the July 22 attacks.

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Photographer: Christian L. Elgvin

Selected bibliography & translations

Year Norwegian title English Title Rights sold to Foreign publisher
2016 Havende Expectant
2011 Maud og Aud. Ein roman om trafikk Maud and Aud. A Novel About Traffic
Albanian Skanderbeg Books
Bulgarian Prozoretz
Czech Dauphin
Latvian Mansards
Macedonian ILI-ILI
Serbian Heliks
2005 Den indre olding The Old Man within
2000 Kontoret The Office

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