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French Writer Patrick Modiano Gets Nobel Literature Prize 2014

See Video Here: http://youtu.be/i5OwAJUWSAM The Nobel Prize 2014 in Literature has been given to French author Patrick Modiano! “For the art of memory with which he has evoked the most ungraspable human destinies,” said the Swedish academy while announcing the prize on Thursday. Born 30 July 1945, Modiano, winner of the Grand prix du roman de l’Académie française, emerged the ...

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Who will get Nobel Literature Prize 2014?

With the announcement from the Swedish Academy to go live soon on YouTube about the Nobel Prize for Literature, the betting odds are going high in favour of Kenyan Ngugi wa Thiong’o, who has overtaken Japanese long-time favourite Haruki Murakami. The Kenyan writer is on top with 7/2 on Ladbrokes, followed by Murakami at 9/2, while Philip Roth, the latest ...

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