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"I am always looking for words of love. Hate will not save us. Only love." - Svetlana Alexievich speaking during the 2015 Nobel Prize banquet. She was awarded the Literature Prize "for her polyphonic writings, a monument to suffering and courage in our time."

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"When I go hence, let this be my parting word, that what I have seen is unsurpassable." - Rabindranath Tagore, awarded the 1913 Nobel Prize in Literature for his beautiful poetry. Learn more about Tagore:

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“All the goodness and the heroisms will rise up again, then be cut down again and rise up. It isn’t that the evil thing wins — it never will — but that it doesn’t die.” - John Steinbeck, awarded the 1962 Nobel Prize in Literature.

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Good morning and happy Sunday! Today in 1952, Ernest Hemingway published The Old Man and the Sea. The story of an elderly Cuban fisherman Santiago won the Nobel prize for literature.

TODAY: We remember Toni Morrison, the Nobel laureate in literature & Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Beloved, Song of Solomon, Sula, The Bluest Eye and other novels, essays and children's books. We have 3 interviews with Morrison: 1987, 1992, and 2015.

"Nothing speaks to us as forcefully as a book, which expects nothing in return, other than that we think and feel." Happy birthday to Literature Laureate Herta Müller, awarded the 2009 Nobel Prize in Literature. Discover more:

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Toni Morrison, the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, died last week at the age of 88. Now the first African American president is recommending her collected works to his millions of followers online.

Toni Morrison, the first African American woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature, died last week at the age of 88. Now the first African American U.S. president is recommending her collected works to his millions of followers online.

Nobel Prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison was an undisputed giant of American literature, but she was more than that. She deeply influenced the way millions of people think of themselves & others. Here’s her conversation with Michael Enright in 1989:

Listen to Toni Morrison’s Nobel Prize lecture, a speech she gave in 1993 while accepting a Nobel Prize in Literature for her novels

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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: 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

Breaking News: The Nobel Prize in Literature will not be awarded this year. The academy that picks a winner has been engulfed in a sex abuse scandal.

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

Honoured and delighted to receive the Carl Sagan Award at Carnegie Mellon University last night. Sagan was a lyrical prose poet who should have won the Nobel Prize for Literature, thereby setting a noble precedent for science.

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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