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07242434 ©Henrik Montgomery/EPA/MAXPPP STOCKHOLM 20181220 The Swedish Academy's formal gathering at the Old Stock Exchange building in Stockholm, Sweden, 20 December 2018. The Svenska Akademien is a science academy whith the mission to promote the Swedish language and literature, and is tasked with awarding the Nobel Prize for Literature every year. The academy has recently come under criticism over a sexual abuse scandal.