The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2017 is awarded to the English author Kazuo Ishiguro “who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world”.
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‘I would say: if you mix Jane Austen and Franz Kafka, then you have Kazuo Ishiguro in a nutshell. But we have to add a little bit of Marcel Proust into the mix and then you stir but not too much and then you have his writings (…)’