Nine Indian Writers Who Should Have Won the Nobel
Or why much later in 1974, Eyvind Johnson and Harry Martinson, both Swedish and joint winners that year, were judged more worthy by the Committee over Graham Greene, Vladimir Nabokov and Saul Bellow, also under consideration? In his will, Alfred ...
Tomas Transtroemer, Swedish poet and Nobel winner, dies at 83
The Royal Swedish Academy named him the recipient "because, through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality". He was the first Swede to receive the prize since authors Eyvind Johnson and Harry Martinson shared it in 1974.
Décès du poète suédois Tomas Tranströmer
Il a été le septième Suédois récompensé d'un Nobel de Littérature, après notamment Eyvind Johnson et Harry Martinson en 1974, et le premier poète depuis la Polonaise Wislawa Szymborska, en 1996. PUBLICITÉ. Tranströmer a été traduit dans plus de 60 ...
Anachronism and provinciality: Welcome to the Nobel Prize selection process
In 1974, for example, when people like Graham Greene, Vladimir Nabokov and Jorge Luis Borges were candidates, the winners were two Swedes — Eyvind Johnson and Harry Martinson. Not that there's anything wrong with Swedish authors winning the ...