2007 Nobel Prize in Literature.
Doris Lessing UK. b. 1919 in Kermanshah (then Persia).
“that epicist of the female experience, who with scepticism, fire and visionary power has subjected a divided civilisation to scrutiny”
Kudos to Al Gore, Jr. as well–on his Nobel Peace Prize
“for their efforts to build up and disseminate greater knowledge about man-made climate change, and to lay the foundations for the measures that are needed to counteract such change”