Svetlana Alexievich

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Nobel prize medal.svg Svetlana Alexievich
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Svetlana Alexievich at a discussion in the Roter Salon (Red Salon) in Berlin,
Februar 8, 2011
Native nameСвятлана Аляксандраўна Алексіевіч
BornSvetlana Alexandrovna Alexievich
(1948-05-31) 31 Mey 1948 (age 72)
Stanislav, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
Notable awairdsNobel Prize in Leeteratur (2015)
Peace Prize o the German Book Trade (2013)
Prix Médicis (2013)

Svetlana Alexandrovna Alexievich (Belaroushie: Святлана Аляксандраўна Алексіевіч Svyatlana Alyaksandrawna Alyeksiyevich; Roushie: Светлана Александровна Алексиевич; Ukrainian: Світлана Олександрівна Алексієвич; born May 31, 1948) is a Belaroushie investigative jurnalist, an prose writer. She wis awairdit the 2015 Nobel Prize in Leeteratur "for her polyphonic writins, a monument tae sufferin an courage in our time".[1][2]

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  1. Blissett, Chelly. "Author Svetlana Aleksievich nominated for 2014 Nobel Prize". Yekaterinburg News. January 28, 2014. Retrieved January 28, 2014.
  2. Treijs, Erica (8 October 2015). "Nobelpriset i litteratur till Svetlana Aleksijevitj". Svenska Dagbladet. Retrieved 8 October 2015. Unknown parameter |trans_title= ignored (help)
    Svetlana Alexievich wins Nobel Literature prize, BBC News (8 October 2015)