Louise Glück is “the most prominent poets in American contemporary literature”, the academy said. Photo: AFP Louise Glück is “the most prominent poets in American contemporary literature”, the academy said. Photo: AFP
Louise Glück is “the most prominent poets in American contemporary literature”, the academy said. Photo: AFP

Nobel Prize in Literature awarded to US poet Louise Glück

  • The New York-born Glück is a professor of English at Yale University and made her debut in 1968
  • Nobel prizes this year have already been awarded in the fields of medicine, physics and chemistry

Topic |   Nobel Prize
Louise Glück is “the most prominent poets in American contemporary literature”, the academy said. Photo: AFP Louise Glück is “the most prominent poets in American contemporary literature”, the academy said. Photo: AFP
Louise Glück is “the most prominent poets in American contemporary literature”, the academy said. Photo: AFP
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