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Gao Xingjian
May 28, 2010
Gao Xingjian
This writer once went on a spiritual trek through mountainous southwest China.
Gao Xingjian
Kenzaburō Ōe
May 27, 2010
Kenzaburō Ōe
This ‘nonconformist’ writer supports human rights and denounces nuclear weapons.
Kenzaburō Ōe
May 26, 2010
Patrick White
This literary great sent a friend to accept his Nobel Prize for him in 1973.
Patrick White
May 25, 2010
Yasunari Kawabata
This iconic writer and Asian Nobel Laureate brought ‘beauty’ and ‘Japan’ together.
Yasunari Kawabata
May 24, 2010
Rabindranath Tagore
This popular literary figure was the first Asian to win a Nobel Literature prize.
Rabindranath Tagore
Nobel Literature Series
May 21, 2010
Nobel Literature Series
Despite big changes in literature, we’ve found reason to turn the focus back on it.
Nobel Literature Series
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