The Nobel Prize in Literature 2020
Born: 22 April 1943, New York, NY, USA
Residence at the time of the award: Cambridge, MA, USA
Prize motivation: “for her unmistakable poetic voice that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal”
Prize share: 1/1
Their work and discoveries range from the Earth’s climate and our sense of touch to efforts to safeguard freedom of expression.
See them all presented here.