Litteraturdagarna: Vigdis Hjorth (NO)

Litteraturdagarna 2019. Vigdis Hjorth. Foto: Agnete Brun

During Mariehamns Litteraturdagar(Literature days) NIPÅ will offer a conversation with one of Norways big contemporary authors, Vigdis Hjorth. 

Vigdis Hjorth (b. 1959) has published 30 books in different genres. Her book Arv och miljö that was published in Norway 2016 (Swedish translation was published in 2018) became a public sensation and a breakthrough, and has been debated and discussed diligently. 

It is an intensive and captivating novel about a womans struggle to own her own story and about the difficult relations to siblings and parents. The novel has sold over 100 000 copies in Norway, has been translated into variety of languages, and was nominated to Nordic Council Literature prize. 

 

Conversation with author

More information will be up shortly. 

 

In cooperation with Mariehamns Litteraturdagar

Photo: Agnete Brun

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