For commentary about the potential winners and links to stories about the upcoming award, see Literary Saloon.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009
Nobel Prize in Literature Expected Thursday
It's turning into a big week for literary prizes - first the Booker later today, and now the Nobel. The Swedish Academy will announce this year's recipient of the Nobel Prize in Literature on Thursday, October 8th. Like last year, this early announcement date suggests the Academy quickly came to a consensus on the winner.