Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Last week, Hilary Mantel won the Man Booker Prize for her novel "Wolf Hall". The surprise came in that Mantel was the expected win. Bookies and fans claimed her to be the favorite and indeed she won.
That Thursday, Herta M that the Nobels were far too Europe-centric. M MDistinguished Contribution to American Letters and The Literarian Award, respectively.