The Permanent Secretary
10 October 2013
The Nobel Prize in Literature 2013
The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2013 is awarded to the Canadian author Alice Munro
“master of the contemporary short story”.
See the list of all Nobel Prizes, awarded for "the greatest benefit to mankind."
In his will, Alfred Nobel left 31 million SEK to found the Nobel Prizes.
Medicine Laureate Shinya Yamanaka talks about the importance of taking risks.