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The Nomination Database for the Nobel Prize
in Literature, 1901-1950

Year: 1940
Number: 6-1
   
Nominee:  
Gabriela (Lucile) Mistral (Godoy y Alcayaga)
F
1889
1957
Author
CL (CHILE)
lit 1945 »
   
Nominator:
 
Yolando Pino Saavedra
M
Author, professor of literature and aesthetics
University of Santiago
Santiago
CL (CHILE)
   
   
Comment: Gabriella Mistral: pen-name of Lucile Godoy y Alcayaga.
G. Mistral was nominated by L. Galdames and Y. Pino Saavedra. The nomination was supported by members of the German-Chilean Cultural Institute in Santiago, and also by representatives of many countries of Central and South America.
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