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#Swedish Academy

# swedish-academy - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Nobel Prize for Literature awarded to Olga Tokarczuk and Peter Handke

Two winners were announced today as the prize was not awarded in 2018 following a scandal.

# swedish-academy - Friday 13 April, 2018

Two members of Swedish Academy resign amid crisis over high-profile man accused of sexual assaults

The Academy, which in under the direct patronage of the Norwegian king, awards the Nobel Literature Prize.

# swedish-academy - Monday 9 April, 2018

Three Nobel prize judges quit in protest over sexual assault allegations

A high-profile figure associated with the Swedish Academy has been accused by 18 women of sexual assault and harassment.