Bjørg Vik

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Bjørg Vik (born 11 September 1935 in Oslo) is a Norwegian writer, playwright and journalist. She made her literary debut in 1963 with Søndag ettermiddag (short stories).[1] She was co-founder of the feminist magazine Sirene (1973–1983).

Awards[edit]

Bjørg Vik was awarded the Riksmål Society Literature Prize in 1972 and the Aschehoug Prize in 1974 and the Norwegian Critics Prize for Literature in 1979 for the short stories En håndfull lengsel. She received the Dobloug Prize in 1987 and the Ibsen Prize in 1991.

References[edit]

  1. ^ (Norwegian) "Bjørg Vik"Dagbladet (Retrieved on February 21, 2008)
Awards
Preceded by
Hans Normann Dahl and
Vivian Zahl Olsen
Recipient of the Cappelen Prize
1982
(shared with Jahn Otto Johansen)
Succeeded by
Richard Herrmann
Otto Øgrim
Helmut Ormestad
Kåre Lunde