Mario Vargas Llosa


Interview, May 2014

Interview with Mario Vargas Llosa during his visit to the Nobel Museum in Stockholm on 23 May 2014.

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  • Mario Vargas Llosa on being awarded the Nobel Prize.

Mario Vargas Llosa, 2010 Nobel Laureate in Literature, speaks about his reaction on being notified he had been awarded the Nobel Prize. 23 May 2014.

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Interview, December 2010

Interview (in Spanish) 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.

Interview, December 2010

In this short 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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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.

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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Transcript of the Telephone Interview with Mario Vargas Llosa

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