The Nobel Prize in Literature 2017

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2017

The Swedish Academy Nobel Library

The Swedish Academy Nobel Library

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2017

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2017

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Old Town, Stockholm

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2017

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2017

The Swedish Academy is an independent cultural institution, founded in 1786 by King Gustaf III in order to advance the Swedish language and Swedish literature. The Academy has also awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature since 1901.

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Press conference with this year’s Nobel laureate in literature

News30 Nov 2017

A press conference with this year’s Nobel laureate in literature, Kazuo Ishiguro, is held on Wednesday, December 6th at 13.00. The press conference will take place in the Grand Hall at the Swedish Academy.

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2017

Press release5 Oct 2017

The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2017 is awarded to to the English author Kazuo Ishiguro

“who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world”.

The Permanent Secretary

The Nobel Prize in literature 2017

Press release2 Oct 2017

The Swedish Academy will announce this year’s Nobel Laureate in literature at 1 p.m. on Thursday, October 5 in the Grand Hall in the Exchange.

Bob Dylan's Nobel Lecture

Press release5 Jun 2017

The Swedish Academy has received Bob Dylan’s Nobel Lecture. The speech is extraordinary and, as one might expect, eloquent. Now that the Lecture has been delivered, the Dylan adventure is coming to a close.