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Two remarkable laureates, Esther Duflo and Olga Tokarczuk, celebrating their Nobel Prizes together in Stockholm, Sweden. Duflo is the youngest person to be awarded the Prize in Economic Sciences. She was awarded the prize in 2019. Tokarczuk was awarded the 2018 Literature Prize.

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"As a child, I promised my mother I would win the Nobel Prize in Physics. 50 years later, I said to my mother, 'See, I have kept my promise. I won the Nobel Prize.' 'No,' said my mother, 'You promised it would be in physics!'" Happy birthday to Literature Laureate Kenzaburo Oe!

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Remembering one of the world’s greatest poets, W.B. Yeats, who was awarded the 1923 Nobel Prize in Literature "for his always inspired poetry, which in a highly artistic form gives expression to the spirit of a whole nation."

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Wishing a happy birthday to Mo Yan! Mo Yan was awarded the 2012 #NobelPrize  in Literature for his writings in which he merges hallucinatory realism with folk tales, history and contemporary social issues. In the picture he is collecting his Nobel Prize medal.

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He served as prime minister twice, from 1940 to 1945 and from 1951 to 1955. Churchill won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1953.

Svetlana Alexievich, a Belarussian author who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2015, will create her own publishing house just for women

The writer Sinclair Lewis, the first American to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, died on this day in 1951

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An interesting sidelight on the margins of Literature Live’s recent launch of Nobel prize-winning couple Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo’s ‘Good Economics for Hard Times’ on Sunday at the Rendezvous was brought to our attention. @msangghvi 

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The French literary icon #AlbertCamus  was just 46 years old when he died in a car crash on January 4, 1960. The author of “The Stranger” was also a playwright, a journalist and a philosopher. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature at the age of 43.

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"As a child, I promised my mother I would win the Nobel Prize in Physics. 50 years later, I said to my mother, 'See, I have kept my promise. I won the Nobel Prize.' 'No,' said my mother, 'You promised it would be in physics!'" - Kenzaburo Oe, awarded the 1994 Literature Prize

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US novelist Toni Morrison, the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, has died aged 88

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BREAKING NEWS: The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2018 is awarded to the Polish author Olga Tokarczuk. The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2019 is awarded to the Austrian author Peter Handke. #NobelPrize 

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BREAKING: Toni Morrison, the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died at age 88.

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Toni Morrison, author of seminal works of literature on the black experience such as "Beloved," "Song of Solomon" and "Sula" and the first African-American woman to win a Nobel Prize, has died, her publisher confirms. She was 88.

Nobel Prize for Literature awarded to US folk singer Bob Dylan

British writer Kazuo Ishiguro has won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature

Breaking News: Kazuo Ishiguro of Britain has been awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature

The 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature goes to American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan

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