The Nobel Prize in Literature has been awarded to American poet Louise Glück for her “unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal".... Read more
Independent publisher World Editions has snapped up two works by Guadeloupean writer Maryse Condé, newly crowned winner of the inaugural Academy Prize, the 'Alternative Nobel'.... Read more
Faber is publishing Kazuo Ishiguro's Nobel Lecture which the acclaimed writer used to issue a rallying call to the literary world for open mindedness and diversity.... Read more
Kazuo Ishiguro has won the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature for his novels of "great emotional force".
Bob Dylan has said that it is “truly beyond words” to have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.