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Ngugi deserves the Nobel Prize for his acclaimed writing and courage

MAKAU MUTUA

Today I write to valourise Professor Ngugi wa Thiong’o, Kenya’s greatest literary artist — alive or dead.

Ngugi deserves the Nobel Prize for his acclaimed writing and courage

By Makau Mutua | 5 years ago

Open bias dims the Lit Nobel Prize

Open bias dims the Lit Nobel Prize

Nobel Prizes have sparked endless diatribe and angry denunciations. The Nobel Prize in Literature has been dogged by bitter controversy over the years — shrouding it in dark mystery and cliff-hanging surprises.

| 11 years ago

Nobel Prize eludes author Ngugi wa Thiong’o again

The award committee announced American poet Louise Gluck as the laureate.

Michael Chepkwony | 6 months ago

Bob Dylan now says he will accept Nobel prize for literature

American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan, who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature earlier this month, has now told the Swedish Academy that he will accept the prize.

Reuters | 4 years ago

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