#nobel prize for literature

Meet the 4 Women Authors (of 103) Nominated for the 1969 Nobel

The Nobel Prize for Literature recently opened their archives from 1969. Of the 103 writers from around the world nominated for the prize, four were women.

Of the 70 Writers Nominated for the 1967 Nobel, Meet the 5 Women

The Nobel Prize for Literature keeps their nominees secret for 50 years. They just released the 70 authors being considered for the 1967 prize. Five of them were women.

Kazuo Ishiguro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Kazuo Ishiguro, author of Remains of the Day, has won this year's Nobel Prize in Literature.

Unsung Poets: Songwriters

A defense of songwriters as poets in the light of Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize for Literature win.