Eldrid Lunden

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Eldrid Lunden
EL i Delfi.jpg
Eldrid Lunden in Delphi, 2000
Born (1940-10-05) 5 October 1940 (age 76)
Neustdal, Norway
Occupation poet, essayist
Nationality Norwegian
Genre Modernism

Eldrid Lunden (born 5 October 1940) is a Norwegian poet, and Norway's first professor in creative writing, at Telemark University College. She was awarded the Dobloug Prize in 1989, and the Brage Prize honorary award in 2000.[1]

Lunden belonged to the circle surrounding the modernist literary magazine Profil.

She was born in Naustdal and took her cand.philol. degree at the University of Oslo.



  1. ^ "Tidligere vinnere av Brageprisen" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2008-10-14.