The Nobel Prize in Literature 2001
Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul
Prize share: 1/1
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2001 was awarded to V. S. Naipaul "for having united perceptive narrative and incorruptible scrutiny in works that compel us to see the presence of suppressed histories".
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