Nobel Prize for Literature 2021: Author Abdulrazak Gurnah receives his prestigious prize in London

Nobel Prize for Literature 2021 Author Abdulrazak Gurnah receives his

Nobel Laureate in Literature, Abdulrazak Gurnah received Monday the most prestigious literary prizes for his stories on immigration and colonization, at a ceremony in the UK where the Zanzibar-born novelist has lived in exile for over half a century. In London, Abdulrazak Gurnah received his medal and diploma at noon from the hands of theAmbassador … Read more

Africa of the remarkable Nobel Prize for Literature 2021, Abdulrazak Gurnah

December 31, 2021 Today at 07:22 In “Paradise”, by Abdulrazak Gurnah, we follow Yusuf, sold to a wealthy Arab merchant, at the age of twelve. A novel that seduces us with its Homeric, epic, simple and captivating power. In the late 1990s, two of eleven novels byAbdulrazak Gurnah appeared by courageous French publishers (Le Serpent … Read more

Abdulrazak Gurnah: “I wish to counterbalance the heroic narratives of imperialism” (interview)

Abdulrazak Gurnah I wish to counterbalance the heroic narratives of

Abdulrazak Gurnah was just 19 when he left the troubled paradise of his youth in Zanzibar to seek refuge in the UK. For the 2021 Nobel Prize, “literature can be the bearer of messages”. An interview conducted by Tobias Rapp.… A few weeks before learning that he would receive the Nobel Prize for Literature, Abdulrazak … Read more

Abdulrazak Gurnah receives his prestigious Nobel Prize for Literature in London

London (AFP) – Nobel Laureate in Literature, Abdulrazak Gurnah received the most prestigious literary prize on Monday for his stories on immigration and colonization, at a ceremony in the United Kingdom where the Zanzibar-born novelist lives in exile for more than half a century. Pandemic obliges, the Nobel in science and literature are given, without … Read more

Tanzanian Abdulrazak Gurnah receives prestigious Nobel Prize for Literature in London

Tanzanian Abdulrazak Gurnah receives prestigious Nobel Prize for Literature in

Nobel Laureate in Literature, Abdulrazak Gurnah receives this Monday, December 6 the most prestigious literary prizes for his stories on immigration and colonization, during a ceremony in the United Kingdom where the novelist born in Zanzibar has been living in exile for over half a century. Pandemic obliges, the Nobel in science and literature are … Read more

Abdulrazak Gurnah receives his Nobel Prize for Literature in London

Abdulrazak Gurnah receives his Nobel Prize for Literature in London

Published on : 12/06/2021 – 7:31 AM Writer Abdulrazak Gurnah, a former refugee from Zanzibar, receives his Nobel Prize for Literature in London on Monday. He is the first author of African origin to receive this distinction since 2003. Abdulrazak Gurnah receives, Monday, December 6, the Nobel Prize for Literature, the most prestigious literary prize, … Read more

Empieza a leer ‘Paraíso’, del premio nobel Abdulrazak Gurnah

Empieza a leer Paraiso del premio nobel Abdulrazak Gurnah

Abdulrazak Gurnah. Foto: Simone Padovani/Awakening/Getty Images Empecemos por el niño. Se llamaba Yusuf, y cuando tenía doce años tuvo que abandonar su hogar de manera repentina. Recordaba que era época de sequía y que cada día era igual al anterior. Las flores morían apenas brotaban. Extraños insectos salían de debajo de las piedras para retorcerse … Read more

Abdulrazak Gurnah: “No ganamos premios por ser africanos, sino por lo que escribimos”

Abdulrazak Gurnah No ganamos premios por ser africanos sino por

Poco más de un mes después de recibir la llamada de la Academia Sueca para informarle de que le había sido concedido el premio Nobel de Literatura de 2021, el escritor tanzano Abdulrazak Gurnah (Zanzíbar, 1948) se conectaba el pasado lunes por videollamada desde Barbados. Aunque mantiene su residencia habitual en Reino Unido, en el … Read more

Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah receives Nobel Prize for Literature

Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah receives Nobel Prize for Literature

The 2021 Nobel Prize for Literature was awarded this Thursday, October 7 to the Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah, the Nobel committee announced from Stockholm. The jury praised his work “Empathetic and uncompromising of the effects of colonialism and the plight of refugees caught between cultures and continents”. He succeeds the poet Louise Glück, awarded last … Read more