Literature Quiz / HCHS Nobel Laureates by Work 2000-Present

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Won 2 Booker Prizes for: Life and Times of Michael K and Disgrace2003 (South Africa)
Called the first journalist to win the Nobel Prize in Literature2015 (Belarus)
The Time of the Hero/The Green House2010 (Peru)
Romanian born/wrote about living under Ceausescu regime2009 (Germany)
British playwright died from liver cancer in 20082005 (UK)
The Piano Teacher/Die Kinder der Toten 2004 (Austria)
Hungarian Jew who survived Auschwitz and Buchenwald2002 (Hungary)
Away From Her/ Dear Life/ Runaway/ Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage/ Dance Of The Happy Shades2013 (Canada)
The Red Sorghum Clan2012 (China)
The White Castle/The Black Book/The New Life/My Name is Red/Snow/Museum of Innocence2006 (Turkey)
Their joint proposal led to the creation of the European Writer's Parliament (2 Names)1998 (Portugal) & 2006 (Turkey)
Desert/Le Proces-Verbal2008 (France)
Trinidadian-British writer who focuses on the legacy of British colonialism.2001 (UK)
British but born in Persia2007 (UK)
The Golden Notebook/The Grass Is Singing/The Children of Violence/The Good Terrorist/Canopus in Argos:Archives2007 (UK)
The Great Enigma2011 (Sweden)
The Hunger Angel2009 (Germany)
Dusklands/In the Heart of the Country/Waiting for the Babarians/Foe/Age of Iron2003 (South Africa)
'Master of the contemporary short story'2013 (Canada)
Did not attend award ceremony in person because of fear of social gatherings.2004 (Austria)
A House for Mr. Biswas/A Bend in the River/The Enigma of Arrival/In a Free State2001 (UK)
Pen name means 'Don't speak'2012 (China)
Zinky Boys/ War's Unwomanly Face/ Voices from Chernobyl/ Secondhand TIme2015 (Belarus)
Missing Person/ The Nightwatch/ La Place de l'├ętoile/ Lacombe, Lucien2014 (France)
The Master of Petersburg/Elizabeth Costello/Slow Man/Diary of a Bad Year/The Childhood of Jesus2003 (South Africa)
Conversation in the Cathedral2010 (Peru)
Signal Alarm/Bus Stop/Primitive/The Other Shore/Soul Mountain/Fugitives (about Tiananmen Square)2000 (France)
The Birthday Party/The Homecoming/Betrayal/2005 (UK)
Fatelessness/Kaddish for a Child Not Born/Liquidation2002 (Hungary)
Chinese novelist, playwright, and painter who emigrated to France2000 (France)

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