Thursday, October 12, 2006

Author of 'Snow,' Orhan Pamuk wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Those activist judges:

Turkish writer Orhan Pamuk wins Nobel
The selection of Pamuk, whose recent trial for "insulting Turkishness" raised concerns about free speech in Turkey, continues a trend among Nobel judges of picking writers in conflict with their own governments.

Damn, another book to add to my reading list.

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