Herta Müller Wins Nobel Prize For Literature

“Romanian-born German novelist, essayist and poet Herta Müller has been named winner of the 2009 Nobel prize for literature, praised by the judges for depicting the ‘landscape of the dispossessed’ with ‘the concentration of poetry and the frankness of prose’. Müller becomes only the 12th woman to have won the Nobel….”

Source: The Guardian (UK) 10/08/09