Kazuo Ishiguro wins 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature

span.p-content div[id^=div-gpt] { line-height: 0px; font-size: 0px;} Japanese-born has won the for uncovering "the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world," the Swedish Academy said on Thursday on awarding the 9 million crown ($1.1 million) prize.
The award marks a return to a more mainstream interpretation of literature after the 2016 prize went to American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan.
The prize is named after dynamite inventor Alfred Nobel and has been awarded since 1901 for achievements in science, literature and peace in accordance with his will.

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