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Ian McEwan Wins Jerusalem Prize

By | February 21, 2011

Literature in the news alert! Ian McEwan has been making headlines recently for winning the Jerusalem prize. The Guardian has posted this piece on his acceptance speech. Regardless of viewpoint in this complicated conflict, it is an interesting reminder of literature's significance in the political sphere. From the article: 'He devoted much of his speech… Read More »