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Encyclopedia > 2000 in literature

See also: 1999 in literature, other events of 2000, 2001 in literature, list of years in literature.

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Nobel Lecture - Literature 2000 (5247 words)
Once literature is contrived as the hymn of the nation, the flag of the race, the mouthpiece of a political party or the voice of a class or a group, it can be employed as a mighty and all-engulfing tool of propaganda.
In order that literature safeguard the reason for its own existence and not become the tool of politics it must return to the voice of the individual, for literature is primarily derived from the feelings of the individual and is the result of feelings.
Literature remains an indispensable form of human activity in which both the reader and the writer are engaged of their own volition.
2000 - definition of 2000 in Encyclopedia (2045 words)
March 18 - 2000 Taiwanese presidential election: Chen Shui-bian is elected President of the Republic of China.
June 30 - During a set of the band Pearl Jam at the Roskilde Festival near Copenhagen, 9 die and 26 are injured in the crowd.
November 7 - U.S. presidential election, 2000: Republican challenger George W. Bush defeats Democrat Vice President Al Gore, but the final outcome is not known for over a month because of disputed votes in Florida.
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