Ossietzky Award

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Carl von Ossietzky, author and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, pictured as prisoner in Germany

The Ossietzky Award (Norwegian: Ossietzkyprisen) is a prize awarded by the Norwegian chapter of P.E.N., for extraordinary contributions to freedom of speech.[1]

The prize is named after writer and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Carl von Ossietzky.



  1. ^ a b Bolstad, Erik (ed.). "Ossietzkyprisen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 16 September 2017.
  2. ^ Lavik, Maria (10 November 2014). "Sidsel Wold får pris for Midtausten-rapportering". nrk.no (in Norwegian). Retrieved 16 September 2017.
  3. ^ "Ossietzkyprisen 2015 tildeles Ulrik Imtiaz Rolfsen". norskpen.no (in Norwegian). 29 October 2015. Retrieved 16 September 2017.
  4. ^ "Edward Snowden tildeles Ossietzky-prisen". Aftenposten (in Norwegian). Retrieved 16 September 2017.

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