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Nobel writers on writing

Author: Ottar G Draugsvold
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of speeches, by Nobel Prize winners, traces the ideals of the artists and the selection committee itself throughout the entirety of the 20th century.

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Nobel writers on writing.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©2000
(OCoLC)606377263
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ottar G Draugsvold
ISBN: 0786406291 9780786406296 9780786466092 078646609X
OCLC Number: 43657158
Description: vi, 297 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Bjornstjerne Bjornson --
2. William Butler Yeats --
3. Henri Bergson --
4. Sinclair Lewis --
5. Pearl S. Buck --
6. T.S. Eliot --
7. William Faulkner --
8. Bertrand Russell --
9. Par Lagerkvist --
10. Francois Mauriac --
11. Ernest Hemingway --
12. Albert Camus --
13. John Steinbeck --
14. Mikhail Sholokhov --
15. Miguel Angel Asturias --
16. Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn --
17. Heinrich Boll --
18. Saul Bellow --
19. Isaac Bashevis Singer --
20. Czeslaw Milosz --
21. Gabriel Garcia Marquez --
22. William Golding --
23. Joseph Brodsky --
24. Naguib Mahfouz --
25. Nadine Gordimer --
26. Derek Walcott --
27. Toni Morrison --
28. Kenzaburo Oe --
29. Dario Fo --
30. Jose Saramago --
31. Gunter Grass --
Appendix. List of Nobel Laureates in Literature.
Responsibility: edited by Ottar G. Draugsvold.

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Essays work admirably to engage the reader." -Library Journal"For most literary collections." -Public Library Quarterly"Very useful bibliographies...a book which will interest literateurs Read more...

 
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