Torild Wardenær

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Torild Wardenær
Portrait of Torild Wardenær
Torild Wardenær
Born (1951-11-30) 30 November 1951 (age 68)
Stavanger, Norway
OccupationPoet, playwright

Torild Wardenær (born 30 November 1951) is a Norwegian poet and playwright. She hails from Stavanger.

She made her literary debut 1994 with the poetry collection I pionértiden, which earned her Aschehoug's debutant prize.[1] She received the Halldis Moren Vesaas Prize in 1998.[2] She was awarded the Mads Wiel Nygaards Endowment[1] and Herman Wildenvey Poetry Award[3] in 1997. Among her later collections are Paradiseffekten (2004) and PSI (2007).[1]

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  1. ^ a b c Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Torild Wardenær". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 7 April 2009.
  2. ^ "Halldis Moren Vesaas-prisen" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 7 April 2009.
  3. ^ Wildenveyprisen 2012. 2012. Litteratur i Vestfold (June 6).