Tag: Tokarczuk, Olga

Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke Awarded Nobel Prizes in Literature

Olga Tokarczuk, a Polish author, and Peter Handke, an Austrian writer, were awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature on Thursday, the Swedish Academy announced at a ceremony in Stockholm. Mr. Handke won this year’s prize, while Ms. Tokarczuk won the 2018 prize, which had been postponed for a year because of a scandal at the […]

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One by One, Her Neighbors Are Dying. An Elderly Polish Woman Is on the Case.

DRIVE YOUR PLOW OVER THE BONES OF THE DEAD By Olga Tokarczuk Translated by Antonia Lloyd-Jones There are people who make good wedding guests, uninhibited dancers with a high tolerance for small talk. Or people who make good dinner party guests, who know better than to foist flowers on the cook, or conscientious weekend guests, […]

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