November 25, 2010
Nobel Prizes in Literature
1961 - Ivo Andric
Born: 10 October 1892, Dolac, Bosnia
Died: 13 March 1975, Belgrade, Yugoslavia (now Serbia)
Residence at the time of the award: Yugoslavia
Prize motivation: “for the epic force with which he has traced themes and depicted human destinies drawn from the history of his country”
Language: Serbo-Croatian
Bibliography

Nobel Prizes in Literature

1961 - Ivo Andric

Born: 10 October 1892, Dolac, Bosnia

Died: 13 March 1975, Belgrade, Yugoslavia (now Serbia)

Residence at the time of the award: Yugoslavia

Prize motivation: “for the epic force with which he has traced themes and depicted human destinies drawn from the history of his country”

Language: Serbo-Croatian

Bibliography

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