"I share this honor with ancestors and teachers who inspired in me a love of poetry," the 68-year-old poet said.
Saudade: the untranslatable Portuguese word that names the presence of absence and takes melancholy delight in what's gone.
Get lost in a good book. Time and again, reading has been shown to make us healthier, smarter, and more empathic.
How do you win a Nobel Prize in Literature? First you must get nominated, then it gets hard.
Though the logic of the Nobel committee is pretty easy to glean when it comes to the sciences, in other, less-defined categories, it surprises on a fairly regular basis.