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Tor Obrestad

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Name  Tor Obrestad
Role  Novelist
Awards  Gyldendal's Endowment

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Tor Obrestad (born 12 February 1938) is a Norwegian novelist, poet and documentary writer.

Obrestad was born in Hå. He made his literary debut in 1966 with two books, the poetry collection Kollisjon and a collection of short stories, Vind, and received Tarjei Vesaas' debutantpris for these two books. He was a member of the so-called Profil generation in 1968, the circle attached to the literary magazine Profil. He has written biographies on Arne Garborg, Hulda Garborg, Alexander Kielland and Einar Førde.

Awards

  • Tarjei Vesaas' debutantpris 1966
  • Gyldendal's Endowment 1971
  • References

    Tor Obrestad Wikipedia


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