1983 in literature

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

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

Events[edit]

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 books[edit]

Fiction[edit]

Children and young people[edit]

Drama[edit]

Poetry[edit]

Non-fiction[edit]

Births[edit]

Uncertain date

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

Deaths[edit]

Awards[edit]

Australia[edit]

Canada[edit]

France[edit]

Spain[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

Elsewhere[edit]

References[edit]

  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.