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French author Annie Ernaux wins 2022 Nobel Prize in Literature

By France24
10 October 2022   |   8:50 am
The Nobel prize in literature has been awarded to Annie Ernaux “for the courage and clinical acuity with which she uncovers the roots, estrangements and collective restraints of personal memory”.

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