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  1. News - World - LITERATURE

    Gabriel Garcia Marquez left behind unpublished erotic story, editor says

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 08:36pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Mexico City Family of Nobel Prize winner is considering what to do with the manuscript, editor says Unpublished Garcia Marquez book revealed Novelist Gabriel Garcia Marquez left behind an unpublished manuscript that he chose not to print while he was alive, an editor has revealed. Cristobal Pera, editorial director of Penguin Random House Mexico, said his ...

  2. News - World - LITERATURE

    New Zealander Eleanor Catton the youngest Man Booker Prize winner

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... the youngest Booker winner New Zealand author Eleanor Catton has become the youngest winner of the Man Booker Prize for The Luminaries, a novel set in her homeland in the 19th century that explores ... New Zealand Prime Minister John Key Looking stunned after being named the winner, Catton said her lengthy, complex novel was "a publisher's nightmare". But she then thanked her ...

  3. News - China - LITERATURE

    Censorship has spurred writers, says Nobel Prize winner Mo Yan

    Posted Sep 16th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Nobel Prize winner tells Post that authors have been motivated to challenge taboos and reveals standpoint on social issues and price of fame Censorship has spurred writers, declares Mo Yan Nobel Prize winner Mo Yan has revealed in an exclusive interview with the South China Morning Post that he believes censorship has motivated authors to write about topics seen ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - LITERATURE

    An audience with Tan Twan Eng, winner of this year's Man Asian Literary Prize

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Kate Whitehead

    ... Kate Whitehead Former lawyer Tan Twan Eng tells Kate Whitehead how his friends planted the seeds of his award-winning novel Garden path Tan Twan Eng knows all there is to know about Japanese gardens, can tell you all about Boer war postmarks, and he' ...

  5. News - World - LITERATURE

    Manil Suri's City of Devi wins Literary Review Bad Sex in Fiction Award

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 10:28pm by GUARDIAN

    ... in contemporary novels- and to discourage it". Past winners include Tom Wolfe, Rachel Johnson, Giles Coren, AA Gill and Norman Mailer, and in 2008 John Updike was awarded a lifetime achievement ...

  6. News - China - LITERATURE

    Nobel winner Mo Yan country's second-wealthiest writer

    Posted Nov 30th 2012, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com Nobel winner Mo Yan nation's 2nd-richest writer Less than two months after winning the Nobel Prize for literature, Mo Yan can claim another distinction: China's second-richest writer. New interest in his work at home and abroad brought the 57-year-old novelist estimated annual royalties of 21.5 million yuan (HK$26.5 million) and catapulted him ...

  7. News - World - LITERATURE

    Frederik Pohl, science fiction author and editor, dies at 93

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... of Palatine. Pohl wrote more than 40 novels, including The Space Merchants, written in the 1950s with Cyril Kornbluth, and 1978's Gateway, a winner of the Hugo Award for science fiction writing. ...

  8. News - World - LITERATURE

    Malaysian author Tash Aw's novel up for Man Booker prize

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Zealand's Eleanor Catton with The Luminaries. The judges will meet again in September to decide a shortlist of six books and the winner will be announced at a ceremony on October 15 in London. ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - LITERATURE

    Man Asian Literary Prize puts Asian writers in the world spotlight

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Kate Whitehead

    ... promote the long and shortlisted authors, and give a big push to the winner. In Hong Kong, Dymocks does a lot of in-store publicity and features the writers in its newsletter. "I would say ... pick their winner two days before the official announcement. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - LITERATURE

    Jeet Thayil on short list for Man Asian Literary Prize

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Japan, Turkey and India but it was a no-show for China, which has fielded three Man Asian Literary Prize winners, since the prize was first awarded in 2007. The final five novels, which were ... Chandra, a past winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize. Of Turkish writer Orhan Pamuk's second novel, Silent House, Jaggi said: "Centred on a decrepit mansion at a Turkish seaside ...




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