Henning Hagerup (NO)
Henning Hagerup (NO), born in 1959, is one of our most respected literary critics and translators. Hagerup is nominated for The Jean Améry-Prize 2016 - an award for outstanding achievement in the field of the time-critical, progressive essay writing. This prize will be awarded every two to three years. Previous laureates are Imre Kertész in 2009 and 2012, Dubravka Ugrešić in 2012.