Awards & Winners

Amos Oz

Date of Birth 04-May-1939
Place of Birth Jerusalem
(Jerusalem District, Mandatory Palestine)
Nationality Israel
Also know as עמוס עוז, Amos Klausner, Oz, עמוס קלוזנר, עמוס קְלַאוּזְנֶר, עמוס קְלוֹיזנֶר
Profession Author, Writer, Novelist, Journalist, Essayist, Professor
Amos Oz is an Israeli writer, novelist, journalist and intellectual. He is also a professor of literature at Ben-Gurion University in Beersheba. Oz's work has been published in 41 languages, including Arabic, in 35 countries. He has received many honours and awards, among them the Legion of Honour of France, the Goethe Prize, the Prince of Asturias Award in Literature, the Heinrich Heine Prize and the Israel Prize. In 2007, a selection from the Chinese translation of A Tale of Love and Darkness was the first work of modern Hebrew literature to appear in an official Chinese textbook. Since 1967, Oz has been a prominent advocate of a two-state solution to the Israeli–Palestinian conflict.

Awards by Amos Oz

Check all the awards nominated and won by Amos Oz.


Prince of Asturias Award for Literature

Nominations 2007 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Man Booker International Prize


Goethe Prize
Honored for : A Tale of Love and Darkness
Jewish Book of the Year Award
Honored for : A Tale of Love and Darkness