Pearl Buck (1892-1973) ... gifted writer and civil rights activist ... winner of the 1938 Nobel Prize in Literature.

Pearl Buck (1892-1973) ... gifted writer and civil rights activist ... winner of the 1938 Nobel Prize in Literature.

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1991: Nadine Gordimer. Prize motivation: "who through her magnificent epic writing has - in the words of Alfred Nobel - been of very great benefit to humanity"

The Nobel Prize in Literature 1991: Nadine Gordimer. Prize motivation: "who through her magnificent epic writing has - in the words of Alfred Nobel - been of very great benefit to humanity"

Alice Munro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature - NYTimes.com

Alice Munro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Alice Munro - known for her "spare and psychologically astute" fiction, she revolutionized the short story and at 82 won a Nobel prize for literature.

Alice Munro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Alice Munro - known for her "spare and psychologically astute" fiction, she revolutionized the short story and at 82 won a Nobel prize for literature.

Dario Fo, The Nobel Prize in Literature 1997: "who emulates the jesters of the Middle Ages in scourging authority and upholding the dignity of the downtrodden", drama

Dario Fo, The Nobel Prize in Literature 1997: "who emulates the jesters of the Middle Ages in scourging authority and upholding the dignity of the downtrodden", drama

This is why I value that little phrase "I don't know" so highly. It's small, but it flies on mighty wings. It expands our lives to include the spaces within us as well as those outer expanses in which our tiny Earth hangs suspended.    - Wislawa Szymborska in her Nobel lecture...http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1996/szymborska-lecture.html

This is why I value that little phrase "I don't know" so highly. It's small, but it flies on mighty wings. It expands our lives to include the spaces within us as well as those outer expanses in which our tiny Earth hangs suspended. - Wislawa Szymborska in her Nobel lecture...http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1996/szymborska-lecture.html

Nobel Prize in Literature - Wikipedia

Nobel Prize in Literature - Wikipedia

Svetlana Alexievich Wins Nobel Prize in Literature - NYTimes.com

Svetlana Alexievich, Belarussian Voice of Survivors, Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Harold Pinter won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2005. Pinter "who in his plays uncovers the precipice under everyday prattle and forces entry into oppression's closed rooms.

Harold Pinter won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2005. Pinter "who in his plays uncovers the precipice under everyday prattle and forces entry into oppression's closed rooms.

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