2011 in literature

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List of years in literature (table)

This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 2011.

Events[edit]

New books[edit]

Fiction[edit]

Children and young people[edit]

Poetry[edit]

See 2011 in poetry.

Drama[edit]

Science fiction and fantasy[edit]

Crime and thrillers[edit]

Non-fiction[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Awards[edit]

Tomas Tranströmer in 2008

Australia[edit]

Canada[edit]

United Kingdom[edit]

United States[edit]

Fiction: Scott Blackwood, Ryan Call, Daniel Orozco, Teddy Wayne
Nonfiction: Paul Clemens
Plays: Amy Herzog
Poetry: Don Mee Choi, Eduardo C. Corral, Shane McCrae, Kerri Webster

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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