The Nobel Prize in Literature is one of many Nobel Prizes given in honor of Alfred Nobel. Every year, a writer is chosen by the Swedish Academy to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature. They choose someone who they think has written something that has great value. The prize was awarded the first time in 1901 to Sully Prudhomme of France.
Writing of any language could possibly win the Nobel Prize.
List of laureates[change | change source]
List of Nobel Prize laureates (winners) in Literature from 1901 to the present date.
Related pages[change | change source]
- List of Nobel Prize winners by country
- List of Nobel Prize winners in Chemistry
- List of Nobel Prize winners in Economics
- List of Nobel Prize winners in Physics
- List of Nobel Prize winners in Physiology or Medicine
- List of Nobel Peace Prize winners
References[change | change source]
- "Alfred Nobel – The Man Behind the Nobel Prize". Nobel Foundation. Archived from the original on 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-10-16.
- "Winners of the Nobel Prize for Literature | Nobel Prize in Literature". Encyclopedia Britannica. Archived from the original on 2017-08-24. Retrieved 2017-08-24.
- "Nobel Prize in Literature 1901". Nobel Foundation. Archived from the original on 2008-10-21. Retrieved 2008-10-17.
Other websites[change | change source]
- The Nobel Prize in Literature - Laureates Archived 2002-11-13 at the Wayback Machine
- Nobel Prize Winners in Literature
- The Nobel Prize
- Written in Stone Archived 2006-08-14 at the Wayback Machine - Burial locations of literary figures.
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