The Nobel Prize in Literature 2004
Born: 20 October 1946, Mürzzuschlag, Austria
Residence at the time of the award: Austria
Prize motivation: "for her musical flow of voices and counter-voices in novels and plays that with extraordinary linguistic zeal reveal the absurdity of society's clichés and their subjugating power"
Elfriede Jelinek has not submitted an autobiography.
MLA style: "Elfriede Jelinek - Biographical". Nobelprize.org. 24 May 2013 http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/2004/jelinek.html