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Wislawa Szymborska

Wislawa Szymborska was born in Western Poland in 1923. Her poems have been translated (and published in book form) in many international languages. She is the Goethe Prize winner (1991) and Herder Prize winner (1995). She has a degree of Honorary Doctor of Letters of Poznan University (1995). In 1996 she received the Polish PEN Club prize, and is the1996 Nobel Laureate in Literature.

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Books by Wislawa Szymborska

  1. Book CoverMiracle Fair: Selected Poems of Wislawa Szymborska


    "Miracle Fair is Szymborska at her very best."—Harvard Book ReviewMore