Winner: Alice Munro!
At last, a deserved Nobel Prize for literature
Posted: October 14, 2013 at 4:58 a.m.
“I would really hope this would make people see the short story as an important art, not just something you played around with until you got a novel.” —Alice Munro Nobel Laureate for Literature, 2013 ALICE MUNRO, a forgiving and understanding sort, like the best of persons and writers, would surely be kind enough to overlook that exclamation mark in the headline over this editorial, even if her short stories are the kind that might never use one. British Reserve and all that.
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Editorial, Pages 14 on 10/14/2013