Hungarian Writer László Krasznahorkai Awarded Prestigious Literary Prize for his Imagination and Literary Genius

Barcelona, Spain – László Krasznahorkai, the Hungarian writer acclaimed for his imaginative storytelling and elegant prose, has been awarded the prestigious Spanish Formentor international literary award for 2024. The five-member jury commended Krasznahorkai for his contribution to the preservation of the Hungarian language and for reviving forgotten aspects of the imagination. They also praised his ability to create captivating literary labyrinths and his deliberate, unhurried writing style, which reflects a literature untouched by the influence of entertainment. The Formentor Literature Prize, established in 1961, aims to recognize works that uphold the standards and cultural impact … Read more