Swedish Academy & Alice Munro

The Swedish Academy , founded in 1786 by King Gustav III, is one of the Royal Academies of Sweden. Alice Ann Munro (née Laidlaw; born 10 July 1931) is a Canadian short-story writer, the winner of the 2009 Man Booker International Prize for her lifetime body of work, a three-time winner of Canada's Governor General's Award for fiction, and a perennial contender for the Nobel Prize. 4.3/5

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July 10, 1931. Alice Munro born, praised by the Swedish Academy as a “master of the contemporary short story” when...
Charles de Gaulle, president of France and architect of the country’s Fifth Republic, has been revealed as a surprise contender for the 1963 Nobel Prize for literature. The Swedish Academy keeps all information about nominations and selections for the literature … read more Related Posts: Alice Munro responds to Nobel Prize by video interview –… December 10, 2013 [embedded content] Short story writer Alice Munro has said “I just love the honour” of winning the Nobel Prize in literature, an award which is to be collected on her behalf by daughter Jenny at a lavish ceremony in Stockholm in a few hours’ time. Munro, who at 82 is too frail to fly, shared her joy at receiving the $1.3m (£790,000) prize, and thoughts on being the 13th woman to win it, in a… Irish literature gets €150,000 boost with laureate award… December 16, 2013 In the running?… novelist Anne Enright. Photograph: Pa ...
Canadian author Alice Munro has won the 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature. Making the announcement, Peter Englund, permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy, ...
According to Peter Englund at the Swedish Academy, Alice Munro’s daughter Jenny will come to Stockholm for the Nobel Prize Award Ceremony to receive the on 10 December. Also, The Nobel Lecture by Alice Munro, on 7 December, will be recorded in advance.
Calling her a “master of the contemporary short story,” the Swedish Academy awarded 82-year-old Alice Munro the Nobel Prize in Literature today. It...
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