Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer wins Nobel Literature Prize

AFP , Thursday 6 Oct 2011

Tomas Transtroemer
Tomas Transtroemer

Swedish poet Tomas Tranströmer won the 2011 Nobel Literature Prize on Thursday, the Swedish Academy said.

He was honoured "because, through his condensed, translucent images, he gives us fresh access to reality," the jury said.

Short link: