Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, also known by her Chinese name Sai Zhenzhu, was an American writer and novelist. As the daughter of missionaries, Buck spent most of her life before 1934 in China. Her most famous book was The Good Earth.
The Nobel Prize in Literature Mr. The Nobel Prize in Literature 1997 was awarded to Dario Fo "who emulates the jesters of the Middle Ages in scourging authority and upholding the dignity of the downtrodden".
Elfriede Jelinek - The Nobel Prize in Literature 2004 was awarded to "for her musical flow of voices and counter-voices in novels and plays that with extraordinary linguistic zeal reveal the absurdity of society's clichés and their subjugating power".
Svetlana Alexievich, Belarussian Voice of Survivors, Wins Nobel Prize in Literature
Svetlana Alexievich, Belarussian Voice of Survivors, Wins Nobel Prize in Literature:The journalist and prose writer is best known for works about female Russian soldiers in World War II and the aftermath of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster.