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9 oktyarya be announced Nobel Prize winner in the category "Literature"

October 3 2008

Winner of the 2008 Nobel Prize in the category of "Literature" will be announced in Stockholm on Thursday, October 9, on Friday, according to the Swedish Academy, awarding the said award.

Nobel Prize for Literature is one of the most anticipated of the five bequeathed by Alfred Nobel and causing a lot of discussion about the future of the names of the winner.

In the list of possible candidates for this year, for example, the Israeli writer Amos Oz, the Syrian-Libyan poet Adonis, the Italian writer Claudio Magris, an American writer Philip Roth, a Danish writer Inger Christensen, a Swedish writer Thomas Transtremer and others.

However, as an annual notice Swedish journalists, the Swedish Academy never ceases to amaze with their choice. Thus, the name of the laureate of the past, in 2007, was a real surprise to commentators and bookies. The prize was awarded to British writer Doris Lessing, whose name was not mentioned in the list of possible candidates.

Nobel Laureate in 2008 for Literature will be announced during the traditional Nobel week announcing the names of Nobel Prize in 2008, which will be held in Stockholm and Oslo from 6 to 13 October.

Will open the week of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine.

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