Category:Elias Canetti

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Elias Canetti 
Bulgarian-born Swiss and British jewish modernist novelist, playwright, memoirist, and non-fiction writer
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Date of birth25 July 1905
Date of death14 August 1994
Zürich (Switzerland)
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Member of
  • Deutsche Akademie für Sprache und Dichtung
  • Bavarian Academy of Fine Arts
Native language
  • Veza Canetti
Work location
Notable work
  • Auto-da-Fé
Award received
  • Pour le Mérite for Sciences and Arts (1979)
  • Nobel Prize in Literature (1981, 1,000,000 Swedish krona)
  • Grand Austrian State Prize for Literature (1967)
  • Literature Award of the Bavarian Academy of the Fine Arts (1969)
  • Nelly Sachs Prize (1975)
  • Gottfried-Keller-Preis (1977)
  • Johann-Peter-Hebel-Preis (1980)
  • Franz Kafka Prize
  • Grand Austrian State Prize for Literature
  • Georg Büchner Prize (1972)
  • Commander's Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Franz-Kafka-Preis (1981)
  • Franz-Nabl prize (1975)
  • City of Vienna Literature Prize (1966)
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