Articles about Nobel Prize in Literature

06 Oct 2022

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French writer Annie Ernaux wins 2022 Nobel Prize in Literature

Annie Ernaux, a French writer, has won this year's Nobel Prize in Literature. She was chosen by The Swedish Academy from a very competitive group that included Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood, among others.

07 Oct 2021

Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah wins 2021 Nobel Literature Prize

The 2021 Nobel Prize in Literature went to Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah for his "uncompromising and compassionate" works depicting the impact of colonialism, the Swedish Academy announced on Thursday.

10 Oct 2019

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Nobel Prize in Literature: Olga Tokarczuk, Peter Handke win

After a sexual harassment scandal caused the Nobel Prize in Literature to be postponed last year, the Swedish Academy on Thursday announced Nobel Prizes to two authors.

03 Sep 2019

Teachers' Day 2019: Five greatest Indian teachers of all time

The very thought of teachers takes us down a path of bittersweet nostalgia.

02 Oct 2018

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Three scientists win Nobel prize for Physics for laser research

Three scientists, Arthur Ashkin, Gérard Morou, and Donna Strickland, have been awarded this year's Nobel prize in Physics.

04 May 2018

Nobel prize in Literature cancelled after sexual assault scandal

The Swedish Academy announced, on Friday, about the cancellation of Nobel Prize in Literature this year.

25 Nov 2017

Nobel literature prize-awarding Swedish Academy rattled by sex scandal

A sex scandal has rattled the Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Literature Prize.

05 Oct 2017

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Kazuo Ishiguro wins 2017 Nobel Literature Prize

62-year-old British novelist Kazuo Ishiguro has been awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature.