(1941- ) Norwegian author, whose novels frequently address Feminist issues in particular, and Gender issues in general; she is best known with the English language readers for Egalias Dotre (1977; trans Louis McKay as The Daughters of Egalia 1985; vt Egalia's Daughters: A Satire of the Sexes 1985), a sharply comic take on Sex conveyed through a sex-role reversal plot. [JC]
see also: Norway.
Gerd Mjoen Brantenberg
born Oslo, Norway: 27 October 1941
- Egalias Dotre (Oslo, Norway: Pax Forlag, 1977) [hb/]
- The Daughters of Egalia (London: Journeyman Press, 1985) [trans by Louis McKay, with the author's assistance, of the above: hb/]
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