Norwegian writer Jon Fosse awarded Nobel Prize in Literature • FRANCE 24 English

His name had long been on the list of potential Nobel laureates. This Thursday, the Swedish Academy named Norwegian playwright and author Jon Fosse the winner of the 2023 Nobel Prize in Literature. Born in 1959 on Norway’s western coast, the 64-year-old’s vast body of work includes plays, novels, poetry, essays, children’s books and translations. The committee praised Fosse’s “innovative […]

Leaders in Spain for summit; Blaze on Tenerife; Jon Fosse win Nobel | AP Top Stories

Here’s a look at the top stories for Oct. 5th: European leaders arrive in Spain for political summit; Head of Russia’s Olympic committee appears doubtful on athlete involvement in 2024 Paris Games; Firefighters battle new blaze on Tenerife; Jon Fosse win Nobel Prize in literature. Read more: This video may be available for archive […]