Tomas Tranströmer

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Press release
6 October 2011

The Nobel Prize in Literature 2011

The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2011 is awarded to the Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer

because, through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality”.

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MLA style: Tomas Tranströmer. NobelPrize.org. Nobel Media AB 2018. Tue. 11 Dec 2018. <https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/literature/2011/press-release/>

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