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Bertrand Russell after his award of the Nobel prize for literature was announced, Nov. 10, 1950.

Betrayed Russell /// Boy, could we use a person with his genius in our time--AC

Pearl Sydenstricker Buck (June 26, 1892 – March 6, 1973) also known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu (Chinese: 賽珍珠; pinyin: Sài Zhēnzhū), was an American writer who spent most of her time until 1934 in China. Her novel The Good Earth was the best-selling fiction book in the U.S. in 1931 and 1932, and won the Pulitzer Prize in 1932. In 1938, she became the first American woman to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, "for her rich and truly epic descriptions of peasant life in China and…

Famous Kappa Deltas KΔ lives up to Ta Kala Diokomen with ladies who are award winning writers, astronauts, army generals, Congress women, and so much more. Proud to be KD

Gao Xingjian (1940) - Chinese émigré novelist, playwright, critic, translator, screenwriter, stage director, and celebrated painter. He won the Nobel Price Literature in 2000. Photo © Christophe Urbain

Gao Xingjian is a Chinese émigré novelist, playwright, and critic who in 2000 was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature “for an oeuvre of universal validity, bitter insights and linguistic ingenuity

Maxim Gorkiy (Максим Горький)

Maxim Gorky [pseudonym meaning "Maxim the Bitter" of Aleksey Maximovich Pyeshkov] Russian author considered the "Father of Soviet Revolutionary Literature" and founder of the doctrine of socialist realism.

Rabindrath Tagore (May 7, 1861 - August 7, 1941) Indian poet and writer (and winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913).

Rabindrath Tagore (May 1861 - August Indian poet and writer (and winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature in

RabindranathTagore

Something Rich and Strange: Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) and Sri Aurobindo (1872-1950)– Murali Sivaramakrishnan

Rabindranath Tagore Indian poet , statesman philosopher and freedom fighter

Federico Garcia Lorca brilliant Spanish poet, killed by Franco's soldiers in the 1930s. Lorca (5 June 1898–19 August 1936) was a Spanish poet, dramatist and theatre director.

Federico Garcia Lorca - Brilliant Spanish poet, killed by Franco's soldiers in the Lorca June 1898 August was a Spanish poet, dramatist and theatre director

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