The Nobel Prize in Literature 1982
Gabriel García Márquez
Prize share: 1/1
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1982 was awarded to Gabriel García Márquez "for his novels and short stories, in which the fantastic and the realistic are combined in a richly composed world of imagination, reflecting a continent's life and conflicts".
Photos: Copyright © The Nobel Foundation
To cite this page
MLA style: "The Nobel Prize in Literature 1982". Nobelprize.org. Nobel Media AB 2014. Web. 23 Oct 2014. <http://www.nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/literature/laureates/1982/>
Which Nobel Laureates are hidden within the maze of letters?
All you need to know about the Literature Prize!
Read about Alfred Nobel's Will and the Literature Prize.