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Pulitzer Prize Winners – 2011

April 19, 2011


 The names of the winners of the Pulitzer Prize 2011 have been announced. This US award is given in the following categories: • Public Service • Breaking News Reporting • Investigative Reporting • Explanatory Reporting • Local Reporting • National Reporting – for a distinguished example of newspaper reporting on national affairs • International […]

Launch of LITERARY POSTERS Section

April 15, 2011


Hello Friends  I am launching a LITERARY POSTERS section on my blog LITERARY JEWELS. In case interested in acquiring the poster kindly drop a line at:  for the price quote, which will be decided according to the size that you select, the presentation that you want (like related to the lamination etc.) and the […]

John le Carré turns down Man Booker International Prize 2011 nomination

April 2, 2011


John le Carré In a twist to the announcement of the shortlisted authors for the coveted Man Booker International Prize, the celebrated UK author, John le Carré (famous for his mastery over espionage fiction), has asked for his name to be removed from the list. In the true spirit of writing he declared that he didn’t write to compete […]

Man Booker Prize 2011 – SHORTLISTED AUTHORS

April 1, 2011


Known as ‘the Olympics of literature’, the Man Booker Prize is one of the most prestigious awards. It will be announced on 18 May at the Sydney Writers’ Festival. The shortlist for the Man Booker International Prize has been announced. Among the competitors this year are Anne Tyler, John le Carré, Philip Roth and Philip […]