Olga Tokarczuk - Granta Magazine

Olga Tokarczuk

Olga Tokarczuk is one of Poland’s best and most beloved authors. In 2015 she received the Brueckepreis and the prestigious annual literary award from Poland’s Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, as well as Poland’s highest literary honour, the Nike and the Nike Readers’ Prize. She is the author of eight novels, two short story collections and has been translated into a dozen languages. Her novel Flights, translated from the Polish by Jennifer Croft, was awarded the 2018 Man Booker International Prize.