The Nobel Prize in Literature

This year's odds-on favorites for the Nobel

Do keep in mind that last year's early speculations were way, way off and only as we got closer to the date did anyone home in on Herta Muller.

And this year, I'm once again left scratching my head: Tomas Tranströmer?  We couldn't even manage Torgny Lindgren, if we're going for Swedish?

Another look at same

Another Nobel Analysis

I'm dismayed to see that William Trevor--certainly deserving isn't even mentioned prominently anywhere.


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