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Oct 28, 2017
Orhan Pamuk's The Red-Haired Woman reiterates his strong hold over melancholic oeuvreOrhan Pamuk's latest translated novel, The Red-Haired Woman, tells the story of Cem, a 16-year old student from Istanbul, apprenticed to a traditional well-digger
Oct 05, 2017
Nobel Prize in Literature for 2017 awarded to 'The Remains of the Day' writer Kazuo IshiguroThe 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded to the English author Kazuo Ishiguro, "who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world".
Apr 02, 2017
Bob Dylan finally accepts his Nobel Prize in Stockholm, reports Swedish mediaBob Dylan has finally accepted his Nobel literature award in a secret meeting with the Swedish Academy, which honoured him for his poetry.
Mar 18, 2017
Caribbean poet and Nobel laureate Derek Walcott passes away at 87Derek Walcott's best-known work is his epic poem Omeros, published in 1990 and freely inspired by Homer's Iliad and Odyssey.
Dec 11, 2016
Nobel fetes Colombia peace deal, Bob Dylan 'honoured' to receive award despite no-showColombia's peace deal is a model for countries at war like Syria, President Juan Manuel Santos said Saturday as he accepted his Nobel Peace Prize, though a ceremony for other laureates was marked by Bob Dylan's no-show.
Oct 22, 2016
Bob Dylan mum after getting Nobel Prize, academy member calls his silence 'arrogant'Per Wastberg said Dylan's lack of reaction was predictable but disrespectful nonetheless.
Oct 15, 2016
Music must be a regular category in Nobel Prize; it's not just food of love but literature as wellMusic is literature. It's time for these categories to have their seasons in the sun, what say you 'Billie Jean'?
Oct 15, 2016
On Bob Dylan, Nobel laureate: How I was Robert Zimmermanned into submissionLet’s just say that Dylan likes making his own avatars, and remember that the word, in Indian demotic ranges from devout to uncomplimentary.
Oct 09, 2014
French author Patrick Modiano awarded Nobel prize in literatureThe Swedish Academy gave the 8 million kronor ($1.1 million) prize to Modiano "for the art of memory with which he has evoked the most ungraspable human destinies and uncovered the life-world of the occupation."
Oct 07, 2013
Nobel Prize for literature to be announced on ThursdayThe panel that selects the winner of the Nobel Prize for literature says it will announce its decision on Thursday