Alice Munro, the 2013 Nobel Prize winner in Literature. She's the first Canadian woman to win the prize! Read all the news about her on our page: http://circleme.com/items/alice-munro--2 #AliceMunro #NobelPrizeinLiterature
A NYTimes reviewer said "The very shape of things, along with our sense of what is important and why, seems to shift as we proceed. The real story keeps turning out to be larger than, and at canted angles to, what we thought it would be. The effect is initially destabilizing, then unexpectedly affirming.” I’ve found this to be true time & time again; her stories are fresh and always interesting.
ALICE MUNRO, OUR CHEKHOV - The announcement that this year’s Nobel Prize in Literature has been awarded to Alice Munro probably strikes many readers & writers as deliriously incredible. Few contemporary writers are more admired, and with good reason.