Tag Archives: Marta Norheim

The 2011 P2 Listener’s Novel Prize nominations

The 12 authors who are up for the prize: Gunstein Bakke, Tomas Espedal, Levi Henriksen, Jan Kjærstad, Cathrine Knudsen, Merethe Lindstrøm, Øystein Wingaard Wolf, Marit Eikemo, Ragnar Hovland, Tore Renberg, Stig Sæterbakken og Linn Ullmann.

"The P2 Listeners Novel Prize is the only Norwegian literary prize that has a public jury debate, so that everyone can hear what happens as the jury discusses their way to a winner," said literary critic and jury leader Marta Norheim to NRK.no. A jury of seven from NRK's ​​culture department has selected twelve books to ...

Marta Norheim visits PLU


Literary critic provides insight and tells about trends in Norwegian books By John Erik Stacy, 25 Mar 2011 Marta Norheim, charismatic expert on Norwegian contemporary literature, spoke at Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) on 24 March 2011. Norwegians recognize Marta's voice from P2 radio and her face from the television program "kulturoperatørene" and as author of her own ...