Thursday, October 11, 2012

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2012


The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2012 is awarded to the Chinese writer Mo Yan
who with hallucinatory realism merges folk tales, history and the contemporary”.

Mo Yan
Born: 1955, Gaomi, China
Residence at the time of the award: China
Prize motivation: "who with hallucinatory realism merges folk tales, history and the contemporary".