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Alice Munro

FILE - This June 25, 2009 file photo shows Canadian Author Alice Munro at a press conference at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. Munro has won the 2013 Nobel Prize in literature.

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FILE - In this Oct. 28, 2002 file photo, Canadian author Alice Munro poses for a photograph at the Canadian Consulate's residence in New York. Munro has won this year's Nobel Prize in literature.

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FILE - This June 25, 2009 file photo shows Canadian Author Alice Munro at a press conference at Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. Munro has won the 2013 Nobel Prize in literature.

AP Photo/ Peter Morrison, file

Monica Nordberg collects an armful of books by newly announced 2013 Nobel literature prizewinner, Alice Munro of Canada, at a Stockholm bookstore. Customers waited for the prize announcement to be first in line.

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Canadian author Alice Munro, the revered Canadian short story writer, has won the Man Booker International Prize. The prize is awarded every two years to a living author for a body of work that has contributed to an achievement in fiction on the world stage. Munro, 78 beat a field that included Mahasweta Devi.

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