Friday, October 9, 2009
Herta Müller Wins Nobel Prize in Literature
On Thursday, the Swedish Academy awarded Herta Müller, a Romanian-born German novelist, the 2009 Nobel Prize in Literature. Obviously, this has been widely reported elsewhere. As I've been out of town and away from a computer the last few days, I'm a bit behind. I won't repeat the commentary here, but Literary Saloon has collected links for all the articles if you're interested in the media response. Summary: Herta who?