Awards & Winners

Artur Lundkvist

Date of Birth 03-March-1906
Place of Birth Perstorp Municipality
(Skåne County)
Nationality Sweden
Profession Poet, Literary critic, Writer
Artur Lundkvist was a Swedish writer, poet and literary critic. He was a member of the Swedish Academy from 1968. He wrote around 80 books, and his works have been translated into some 30 languages. Lundkvist published a number of poems, including Om natten. He is also noted for having translated many works from Spanish and French into Swedish. Several authors he translated were later awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. He married the poet Maria Wine in 1936. In 1977 he was awarded the prestigious Golden Wreath of the Struga Poetry Evenings festival in Struga, Macedonia.

Awards by Artur Lundkvist

Check all the awards nominated and won by Artur Lundkvist.


Nominations 1982 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Neustadt International Prize for Literature


Nominations 1967 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Nordic Council's Literature Prize Självporträtt av en drömmare med öppna ögon