Brage Prize

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The name of the Norse god of poetry Bragi has been given to the Norwegian literature prize – the Brage Prize.

The Brage Prize (Norwegian: Brageprisen) is a Norwegian literature prize that is awarded annually by the Norwegian Book Prize foundation (Den norske bokprisen). [1] The prize recognizes recently published Norwegian literature.

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The Brage Prize has been awarded each fall since 1992 for the following categories:

In addition to these classes, during the first several years the prize was also awarded in the following categories:

Prize winners

Fiction for adults

Ingvar Ambjornsen was awarded the prize in 1995 Ingvar Ambjornsen.jpg
Ingvar Ambjørnsen was awarded the prize in 1995
Kjartan Flogstad was awarded the prize in 1998 Kjartan Flogstad cafe sting.jpg
Kjartan Fløgstad was awarded the prize in 1998

Children's and young adult literature

Eirik Newth was awarded the prize in 1996 for Jakten pa sannheten. Eirik Newth.jpg
Eirik Newth was awarded the prize in 1996 for Jakten på sannheten.
Gro Dahle and illustrator Svein Nyhus were awarded the prize in 2002 Nyhus Dahle 2005.jpg
Gro Dahle and illustrator Svein Nyhus were awarded the prize in 2002
Rune Belsvik was awarded the prize in 2000 Rune Belsvik.jpg
Rune Belsvik was awarded the prize in 2000

Non-fiction

Ivo de Figueiredo was awarded the prize in 2002 Ivo de Figueiredo.jpg
Ivo de Figueiredo was awarded the prize in 2002
Frank Rossavik was awarded the prize in 2007 Frank Rossavik.jpg
Frank Rossavik was awarded the prize in 2007

Open class

Honorary Award

Poet Halldis Moren Vesaas won in 1994 Halldis Moren Vesaas.png
Poet Halldis Moren Vesaas won in 1994
Playwiright Jon Fosse won in 2005 Jonfosse1.png
Playwiright Jon Fosse won in 2005

Previous categories

Textbooks

Poetry

Poet Jan Erik Vold won the prize for IKKE in 1993. Jan Erik Vold.jpg
Poet Jan Erik Vold won the prize for IKKE in 1993.

Picture books

General literature

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References

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