7 October 2004
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2004
The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2004 is
awarded to the Austrian writer Elfriede Jelinek
"for her musical flow of voices and counter-voices in novels
and plays that with extraordinary linguistic zeal reveal the absurdity of
society's clichés and their subjugating power".
The Swedish Academy
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