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Alice Munro's Nobel Prize win: 'A true master' of the short story
When the Nobel Prize in Literature was announced Thursday morning, literary Twitter flowed in three general veins: congratulations for the much-admired Alice Munro, the new Nobel laureate; wry commentary on how the prize is talked about in Western media outlets; and warm jokes, including the inevitable twerking.
By Carolyn Kellogg
October 10, 2013