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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".
Octavio Paz, - Mexican poet-diplomat and writer. Nobel Prize Literature Photo by Daniel Mordzinski
Louis Couperus, a much loved classic Dutch author who made his name with Eline Vere
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Le monstre sacré of Dutch literature. A polymath, original thinker who was totally devoid of hypocrisy.
Mikhail Bulgakov was a Soviet Russian writer and playwright active in the first half of the century. He is best known for his novel The Master and Margarita, which The Times of London has called one of the masterpieces of the century.
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Franz – was an Austrian writer of novels and short stories.