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Weariness (novella)

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Original title  Kveldsvævd
Language  Norwegian
Originally published  2014
Genre  Novel
Country  Norway
Published in English  September 2016
Author  Jon Fosse
Published in english  September 2016
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Awards  Nordic Council's Literature Prize of 2015
Novels  Wakefulness, Justice Undone, The Unvanquished, Blood Promise, Windswept House: A Vatican N

Weariness (Nynorsk: Kveldsvævd) is a 2014 novella by the Norwegian writer Jon Fosse.

The story is set some hundred years ago. The protagonist is the elderly woman "Ales", who is the daughter of "Alida" from Fosse's earlier novellas Wakefulness and Olav's Dreams.

Awards

In 2015, Fosse was awarded the Nordic Council's Literature Prize for the trilogy Wakefulness, Olav's Dreams and Kveldsvævd.

References

Weariness (novella) Wikipedia


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