Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Nobel Prize Winner Story of the Day

Nobel Prize Winner Story of the Day
On his way to the Nobel banquet in Stockholm, Chinese poet/author Chen Maiping dropped in for a chat with his barber, Mikael in Västerhaninge. This year's Nobel prize in literature winner, Mo Yan is a very good friend to Maiping, and his wife Anna, who has translated most of Mo Yan's works to Swedish. Mikael got a fine gift from Maiping. A signed and dedicated copy of one of Mo Yan's novels.

7 comments:

Luis Gomez said...

Really cool!

Jack said...

Wouldn't it be fun to go to the Nobel ceremony?

Stefan Jansson said...

If you like cold food and pretty Princesses it probably is.

VP said...

An awesome gift!

JM said...

An awesome gift indeed!

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Good portrait shot Steffe, have you read the book?

Stefan Jansson said...

Not yet, but I will borrow it once Mikael have read it.