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Polish author Olga Tokarczuk wins the 2018 Nobel Prize in literature; the 2019 winner is Austrian author Peter Handke

Seattle Times Thursday, 10 October 2019
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Polish author Olga Tokarczuk wins the 2018 Nobel Prize in literature; the 2019 winner is Austrian author Peter Handke.
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News video: Nobel Prize in Literature Awards Stir Controversy

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Nobel Prize in Literature Awards Stir Controversy. The awards for 2018 and 2019 were awarded to Central European writers, Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke, respectively. Out of the 116 Nobel laureates for literature, Tokarczuk is the 15th woman to receive the prize. The Nobel committee's naming of...

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