Rolf Jacobsen

Rolf Jacobsen (1907–1994) grew up near Oslo, Norway, where he worked as a journalist and newspaper editor. His poetry has been translated into nearly thirty languages. A member of the Norwegian Academy for Language and Literature, he received the Norwegian Critics Prize, the Grand Nordic Prize from the Swedish Academy, and the Aschehoug Prize.

Awards and Honors

Member, Norwegian Academy for Language and Literature

Norwegian Critics Prize

Grand Nordic Prize, Swedish Academy

Aschehoug Prize