Alice Munro Wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Canadian author Alice Munro, one of the foremost short story authors of this generation, was awarded the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature this week. This is the first time a North American author has won since Toni Morrison in 1993. This award is the latest in a long list of accolades for Munro, who has been publishing fiction since the late ’60s. Read mre about her work in this post from the New York Times.

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