Author

Karen Blixen

Danish writer

1885   -   1962

genre: neo-romanticism, Gothic literature, magic realism
country of citizenship: Denmark
language of expression: Danish
occupation: short story writer
award received: Danish Critics Prize for Literature, Tagea Brandt Rejselegat, Ingenio et arti, Holberg Medal, De Gyldne Laurbær
karenblixen.com

Baroness Karen Christenze von Blixen-Finecke (born Dinesen; 17 April 1885 – 7 September 1962) was a Danish author who wrote works in Danish and English. She is also known under her pen names Isak Dinesen, used in English-speaking countries, Tania Blixen, used in German-speaking countries, Osceola, and Pierre Andrézel. Blixen is best known for Out of Africa, an account of her life while living in Kenya, and for one of her stories, Babette's Feast, both of which have been adapted into Academy Award-winning motion pictures. She is also noted, particularly in Denmark, for her Seven Gothic Tales. Blixen was considered several times for the Nobel Prize in Literature.
Read more or edit on Wikipedia

works

19

Il matrimonio moderno

saggio scritto da Karen Blixen

author: Karen Blixen

1981

Carnival: Entertainments and Posthumous Tales

short story collection by Karen Blixen

author: Karen Blixen

1977

Seven Gothic Tales

book by Karen Blixen

author: Karen Blixen

1934

Winter's Tales

short stories collection by Karen Blixen

author: Karen Blixen

1942

Gengældelsens Veje

book by Karen Blixen

author: Karen Blixen

1944

Shadows on the grass

book by Karen Blixen

author: Karen Blixen

1960

Babette's Feast

short story

author: Karen Blixen

1950

Sidste Fortællinger

book by Karen Blixen

author: Karen Blixen

1957

Dagherrotipi

romanzo scritto da Karen Blixen

author: Karen Blixen

1979

Out of Africa

novel by Karen Blixen

author: Karen Blixen

1937

Welcome to Inventaire

the library of your friends and communities
learn more
Feedback
you are offline