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Nobel Prize for Literature

Canadian author Alice Munro, "master of the contemporary short story". Arguably the highest honour in the world, the Nobel Prize is an acknowledgement of defining contributions to humanity. As the announcements trickle in, here's a synopsis of the discovery that commanded the prize and an introduction to the men and women who, to put it simply, changed the world.



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