Sara Danius

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He's someone very interested in understanding the past, but he's not a Proustian writer. He's not out to redeem the past; he's exploring what you have to forget in order to survive in the first place, as an individual or as a society.feedback
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Oct 05 2017
We can learn a lot about a person if we know what types of things he or she talks about or comments on the most frequently. There are numerous topics with which Sara Danius is associated, including Bob Dylan, Noble Prize, and poetry. Most recently, Sara Danius has been quoted saying: “He is a little bit like a mix of Jane Austen, comedy of manners and Franz Kafka. If you mix this a little, not too much, you get Ishiguro in a nutshell.” in the article 'Remains of the Day' author Ishiguro wins Nobel prize for literature.
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Oct 18 2016

I am not worried at all. I have a feeling that he will get in touch.feedback

Oct 14 2016

If you look far back, 2,500 years or so, you discover Homer and Sappho. They wrote poetic texts that were meant to be listened to and performed, often together with instruments, and it's the same way for Bob Dylan.feedback

Oct 13 2016

But it's perfectly fine to read his works as poetry.feedback

Oct 08 2015 - Kremlin

What she's done is an extraordinary achievement. For the past 40 years she's been exploring the soul of the Soviet individual and the post-Soviet individual. That would have been enough but on top of that she's devised a whole new literary genre, one that transcends conventional journalistic formats.feedback

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