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In this photo taken Sunday, March 25, 2012, Chinese writer Mo Yan attends a novel writing competitions as a judge, in Haikou in south China's Hainan province. Mo has won the Nobel Prize in literature on Thursday, Oct 11, 2012. (AP Photo)
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In this photo taken Sunday, March 25, 2012, Chinese writer Mo Yan attends a novel writing competitions as a judge, in Haikou in south China's Hainan province. Mo has won the Nobel Prize in literature on Thursday, Oct 11, 2012. (AP Photo)

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