Elfriede Jelinek in 2004
|Born||20 October 1946|
Mürzzuschlag, Styrie, Austrick
|Genre||Feminism, social creeticism, postdramatic theatre|
|Notable warks||The Piano Teacher, Die Kinder der Toten, Greed, Lust|
|Notable awairds||Nobel Prize in Leeteratur |
Elfriede Jelinek (German: [ɛlˈfʀiːdə ˈjɛlinɛk]; born 20 October 1946) is an Austrick playwricht an novelist. She wis awairdit the Nobel Prize in Leeteratur in 2004 for her "muisical flow o vyces an coonter-vyces in novelles an plays that, wi extraordinary linguistic zeal, reveal the absurdity o society's clichés an thair subjugatin pouer."