Nobel Prizes and Laureates

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2010
Mario Vargas Llosa

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Interview, December 2010

Interview with the 2010 Nobel Laureate in Literature, Mario Vargas Llosa, 6 December 2010. The interviewer is Inger Enkvist, Professor at Centre for Languages and Literature, Lund University.

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Spanish, subtitled in English 37 min.

Interview, December 2010

In this interview, Mario Vargas Llosa discusses his love of music, describing how he - like a composer with a musical score - plays with the structure of the book. Interviewer is Camilla Lundberg, Head of the Music Department of Sveriges Television AB.

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5 min.

Nobel Minds 2010

The 2010 Nobel Laureates met at the Bernadotte Library in Stockholm on 9 December 2010 for the traditional round-table discussion and TV program 'Nobel Minds'. Moderated by BBC's presenter, Matt Frei, the Nobel Laureates discussed the significance of their work and current issues.

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47 min.

Interview, October 2010

Telephone interview with Mario Vargas Llosa immediately following the announcement of the 2010 Nobel Prize in Literature, 7 October 2010. The interviewer is Adam Smith, Editor-in-Chief of

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10 min.

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