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Sara Danius, the first woman to lead the committee that bestows the Nobel Prize in Literature, has died. When she was ousted over a sex scandal in which she was not involved, thousands of Swedes demonstrated on her behalf. @kseelye 

Sara Danius, who was the first woman to lead the Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Prize in Literature, died on October 12. She was 57.

Sara Danius, the first woman to head the Swedish Academy, has died at 57. She led the deliberations to give the Nobel literature prize to Bob Dylan but was later ousted after a sex scandal roiled the academy. @kseelye 

Sara Danius, the first woman to lead the Swedish institution that awards the Nobel Prize in literature, has died at age 57.

Sara Danius, the first woman to lead the Swedish institution that awards the Nobel Prize in literature, has died at age 57.

Sara Danius, 57, first female head of Nobel’s literature award body

Sara Danius, the first woman to lead the Swedish institution that awards the Nobel Prize in literature, has died at age 57.

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Sara Danius on Kazuo Ishiguro’s style: mix Jane Austen and Franz Kafka - and “add a little bit of Marcel Proust into the mix.” #NobelPrize 

Sara Danius, the first woman to head the Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Prize for Literature, resigned after she was criticized for the institution's handling of a sex abuse scandal

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People in Sweden are putting a bow on it to show their support for the deposed head of the Swedish Academy, Sara Danius

Permanent Secretary at the Swedish Academy, Sara Danius, says @bobdylan  is a great poet in the English speaking tradition #NobelPrize 

”…he is a wonderful sampler, a very original sampler. He embodies the tradition & for 54 yrs now he has been at it” Sara Danius on @bobdylan 

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