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British novelist Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Literature Prize

The 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature has been awarded to British novelist Kazuo Ishiguro.

Nobel Literature Prize to be announced on Thursday

The Swedish Academy will announce the Nobel Literature Prize laureate on Thursday, it said, turning the page on last year’s shock pick of Bob Dylan which divided the literary world.

Hollywood legend Harry Dean Stanton dead at 91

Harry Dean Stanton, whose grizzled looks and acclaimed acting talent earned him a prolific Hollywood career playing mainly supporting roles, died at a Los Angeles hospital on Friday. He was 91 years old.

US actor, playwright Sam Shepard dead at 73

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