1983 in literature

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1983.

List of years in literature (table)
In poetry
1980
1981
1982
1983
1984
1985
1986

EventsEdit

Uncertain date

  • Salvage for the Saint by Peter Bloxsom and John Kruse is published, as the final book in a series of novels, novellas and short stories featuring the Leslie Charteris creation "The Saint", which started in 1928. (An attempt to revive the series in 1997 is unsuccessful.)

New booksEdit

FictionEdit

Children and young peopleEdit

DramaEdit

PoetryEdit

Non-fictionEdit

BirthsEdit

Uncertain date

  • Sarah Howe, Hong Kong-born poet writing in English

DeathsEdit

AwardsEdit

AustraliaEdit

CanadaEdit

FranceEdit

SpainEdit

United KingdomEdit

United StatesEdit

ElsewhereEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Irina Ratushinskaya: Soviet dissident who turned captivity into poetry". The Independent. 12 July 2017. Retrieved 4 April 2020.
  2. ^ "Literary Birthday - 17 November - Christopher Paolini". Writers Write. 17 November 2012. Retrieved 4 April 2020.
  3. ^ "The Nobel Prize in Literature 1983". NobelPrize.org. Retrieved 4 April 2020.