Here are the odds for this year’s Nobel Prize for Literature. I would love to see King, Murakami, or Atwood win. DeLillo & McCarthy feel like longer shots, but would nevertheless be welcome. I feel as though prizes for Rushdie or Mantel would be misinterpreted at the moment, no matter how well-deserved.
Who’s your money on?
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