STOCKHOLM — This yr’s Nobel Prize in literature has been awarded to French writer Annie Ernaux.
Ernaux, 82, was cited for “the braveness and scientific acuity with which she uncovers the roots, estrangements and collective restraints of non-public reminiscence,” the Nobel committee mentioned.
Mats Malm, everlasting secretary of the Swedish Academy, introduced the winner Thursday in Stockholm, Sweden.
Per week of Nobel Prize bulletins kicked off Monday with the award in drugs honoring a scientist who unlocked the secrets and techniques of Neanderthal DNA.
Three scientists collectively received the prize in physics Tuesday for exhibiting that tiny particles can retain a reference to one another even when separated.
The prize for chemistry was awarded Wednesday to a few scientists who developed methods of connecting molecules that can be utilized to design extra focused medicine.
They proceed with chemistry on Wednesday and literature on Thursday. The 2022 Nobel Peace Prize will likely be introduced on Friday and the economics award on Oct. 10.