But Fosse's style and presentation are effective there's something grand and epic to it, and it resonates both from novella to novella and then as a whole, long after. The elliptical presentation, and the way the story loops back again and again, is not straightforward, but it works surprisingly well and to very good effect: this, and the simple rhythms of Jon Fosse er en av vre mest srpregede forfattere, en mystiker hvis sprk lar naturen leve, en dikter som med sin stemme fr prosa til synge" Andreas Wiese, Dagbladet" Kveldsvvd er en svrt vellykket og verdig avslutning p trilogien om Asle og Alida.
Jon Fosse has written novels, short stories, poetry, children's books, essays and plays. His works have been translated into more than forty languages. He is widely considered as one Jon Olav Fosse was born in Haugesund, Norway and currently lives in Bergen. In Reykjavk, Iceland, on the evening of October 27, Norwegian author and playwright Jon Fosse was awarded the 2015 Nordic Council Prize in Literature for Trilogien (Trilogy) comprising three novels: Andvake (Insomnia), Olavs Draumar (Olavs Dreams), and Kveldsvvd (Early Evening Drowsiness).
Instituted in 1962 and awarded annually, Fosse was born in Haugesund, Norway. He debuted in 1983 with the novel Raudt, svart (Red, black). His first play, Og aldri skal vi skiljast, was performed and published in 1994. Jon Fosse has written novels, short stories, poetry, children's books, essays and plays. His works have been translated into more than forty languages. Jon Fosse was born in Haugesund, Norway in 1959 and grew up in Strandebarm, on Norways rural West Coast.
In his early teens, he aspired to be a rock guitarist but gave that up to become a writer, publishing his first novel in 1983.