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Jon Fosse


Norway (b.1959)

Jon Fosse was born in 1959 on the west coast of Norway and is the recipient of countless prestigious prizes, both in his native Norway and abroad. Since his 1983 fiction debut, Raudt, svart [Red, Black], Fosse has written prose, poetry, essays, short stories, children's books, and over forty plays, with more than a thousand productions performed and translations into fifty languages. The Other Name is the first volume in Septology, his latest prose work which will be published in three volumes by Fitzcarraldo Editions.
 
 

Series
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Novels
   Trilogy (2016)
   Boathouse (2017)
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Collections
   Poems (poems) (2014)
   Scenes from a Childhood (2018)
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Plays
   Nightsongs (2002)
   Fosse: Plays One (2002)
   The Girl on the Sofa (2002)
   Fosse: Plays Three (2004)
   Fosse: Plays Two (2004)
   Fosse: Plays Four (2005) (with May-Brit Akerholt, Ann Henning-Jocelyn and Louis Muinzer)
   Fosse: Plays Five (2011)
   I Am The Wind (2011)
   The Dead Dogs (2014)
   Fosse: Plays Six (2014)
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Novellas
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Non fiction
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Awards
International Booker Prize Best Book nominee (2020) : The Other Name: Septology I-II