Chinese Author Wins 2012 Nobel Prize In Literature
By: Renee Montagne and Lynn Neary
October 11, 2012
Mo Yan was one of three writers favored to win. He is perhaps best known in the West as the author of Red Sorghum, which was made into a film. He is only the second Chinese writer to win the Nobel — the other is poet Gao Xingjian, who won in 2000.
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