Syrian poet Ali Ahmad Said Esber, also known by the pen name Adonis, would be a controversial choice for the Nobel Literature Prize. His most recent work is a polemic on political Islam. Phptp: AFP

Nobel Literature Prize selectors keep award-watchers waiting, with delay hinting at controversial contenders

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Syrian poet Ali Ahmad Said Esber, also known by the pen name Adonis, would be a controversial choice for the Nobel Literature Prize. His most recent work is a polemic on political Islam. Phptp: AFP
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