Kazuo Ishiguro

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Nobel prize medal.svg Kazuo Ishiguro
カズオ・イシグロ
石黒 一雄

OBE FRSA FRSL
Kazuo Ishiguro by Kubik.JPG
Born (1954-11-08) 8 November 1954 (age 65)
Nagasaki, Japan
ThriftNovelist, short story writer, screenwriter, columnist, sangwriter
EddicationUniversity o Kent (BA)
University o East Anglie (MA)
Period1981–present
GenreDrama
Historical feection
Science feection
Genre feection
Notable warksAn Artist of the Floating World
The Remains of the Day
When We Were Orphans
Never Let Me Go
Notable awairdsWinifred Holtby Memorial Prize (1982)
Whitbread Prize (1986)
Booker Prize (1989)
Order of the British Empire (1995)
Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (1998)
Nobel Prize in Leeteratur (2017)
SpooseLorna MacDougall (m. 1986)
BairnsNaomi Ishiguro (1992)

Kazuo Ishiguro OBE FRSA FRSL (Japanese: カズオ・イシグロ or 石黒 一雄; born 8 November 1954) is a Breetish novelist, screenwriter, short story writer an Nobel laureate in Leeteratur.