Bob Dylan Isn't the Only Artist to Ignore His Nobel Prize
In 1906, Theodore Roosevelt, too, cited a lack of capacity to verbally accept the honor when he decided not to accept his Nobel Peace Prize. “Had I a thousand several tongues, they would be inadequate to express to you the deep emotion this ...
Pakistan honors Nobel winner in physics 37 years late. But his religion still stirs anger.
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — In most countries, it would hardly require an act of courage for the government to rename a university science center after a native-born Nobel Prize-winning physicist who died two decades earlier. But the belated honor that ...
Former Nobel committee secretary regrets awarding the peace prize to Obama
Former Nobel committee secretary regrets awarding the peace prize to Obama President Barack Obama delivers a speech after receiving the Nobel Peace Prize during a ceremony at the Oslo City Hall in Oslo, Norway, on Dec. 10, 2009. (Jewel ...
Nigerian Nobel Prize Winner Upholds Promise to Leave US After Trump's Win
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Nobel Laureate Wole Soyinka has held true to his promise to leave the United States if Donald Trump won the presidency, announcing Thursday that he has "disengaged" from the U.S. and thrown away his green card. Soyinka, who won the 1986 Nobel Prize ...