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This is the first time that a musician has been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature — raising the question whether


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Mark Haddon (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time) is the latest author after John Le Carre (Tinker...

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Poetic and political

In her latest offering, Kishwar Naheed is what she has always been: an activist … but there is a slight twist in this

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