Two Nobel literature prizes to be awarded this year after Academy cleans house

FILE PHOTO: Anders Olsson, the acting permanent secretary of the Swedish Academy, announces that the Swedish Academy postpones the award of 2018 Nobel literature prize, during an interview to the Swedish newsagency TT News Agency, in Stockholm, Sweden, May 4, 2018. TT News Agency/Janerik Henriksson/via REUTERS

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Two Nobel prizes will be awarded for literature this year after the Swedish literary academy that chooses the winner cleaned house following scandals that prevented last year’s prize from being given, the Nobel Foundation said on Tuesday. The foundation, which administers the prizes, had blocked the Swedish Academy from awarding one last […]

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