Abdulrazak Gurnah 2021 Nobel Literature Laureate: His Pantheon Connection

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Abdulrazak Gurnah

Congratulations to the new Nobel Prize in Literature winner Abdulrazak Gurnah.

One of Mr. Gurnah’s ten novels, all written in English, is “Desertion” (2005). While no longer on our backlist, it was originally published by Pantheon and reprinted by Anchor. The editor was Erroll McDonald, Vice Pesident, Executive Editor, Alfred A. Knopf, who also has edited previous Nobel Literature Prize winners, Toni Morrison and Wole Soyinka.

Posted: October 7, 2021