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Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke win Nobel Prizes for literature

SBS Thursday, 10 October 2019
Polish author Olga Tokarczuk has been awarded the 2018 Nobel Literature Prize, which was delayed following a sexual harassment scandal, while Austrian author Peter Handke won the 2019 prize.
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News video: Nobel Prize in Literature Awards Stir Controversy

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Nobel Prize in Literature Awards Stir Controversy. The awards for 2018 and 2019 were awarded to Central European writers, Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke, respectively. Out of the 116 Nobel laureates for literature, Tokarczuk is the 15th woman to receive the prize. The Nobel committee's naming of...

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