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Paul Auster

Paul Auster is the bestselling author of 4 3 2 1 , Sunset Park , Invisible , The Book of Illusions , and the New York Trilogy, among many other works. In 2006 he was awarded the Prince of Asturias Prize for Literature. Among his other honors are the Prix M�dicis �tranger for Leviathan , the Independent Spirit Award for the screenplay of Smoke , and the Premio Napoli for Sunset Park . In 2012, he was the first recipient of the NYC Literary Honors in the category of fiction. He has also been...See more

Personality Profile For Paul Auster

Paul Auster

The following is a personality profile of Paul Auster based on his work.

Paul Auster is a bit compulsive and sentimental.

He is unconcerned with art, he is less concerned with artistic or creative activities than most people who participated in our surveys. He is intermittent as well: he has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. But, Paul Auster is also empathetic: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him. He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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