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‘Emotional’ author Atwood honored at Windsor Castle

10 October, 2019 8:46 am 8:46 am

WINDSOR, England (Reuters) – An “emotional” Margaret Atwood added to her long list of accolades as the Canadian author became a member of the Order of the Companions of Honour for her services to literature at a ceremony at Britain’s Windsor Castle. Dressed in a dark dress, colorful scarf and red hat, the 79-year-old, who … Read More


Nobel prize winning author V.S. Naipaul dies aged 85

08 August, 2018 8:25 am 8:25 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Trinidad-born British author V.S. Naipaul, who won the Nobel Prize for literature in 2001, has died at his home in London aged 85. Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, who began writing in the 1950s, won numerous coveted literary awards during his career during which he wrote critically acclaimed novels such as “A House for … Read More