Canadian author Alice Munro wins the 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature.

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Canadian author Alice Munro wins the 2013 Nobel Prize for Literature.

Oct 10 2013

Canadian author Alice Munro has won the prestigious Nobel Prize for Literature for 2013. The Swedish Academy explained "She has taken an art form, the short story, which has tended to come a little bit in the shadow behind the novel, and she has cultivated it almost to perfection.'' The prize is worth 8 million kronor ($770,000).

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