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12 Apr

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Vernon Subutex 1 short-listed for the The Man Booker International Prize 2018

The Man Booker International Prize today, Thursday 12 April, reveals the shortlist of six books in contention for the 2018 prize, which celebrates the finest works of translated fiction from around the world. The £50,000 prize for the winning book will be divided equally between its author and translator. The 2018 shortlist is as follows: […]

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27 Mar

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Hay Festival: The Man Booker Winner in Conversation with Gaby Wood

THE 2018 MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZE Saturday 26 May 2018, 10am Venue: Llwyfan Cymru – Wales Stage The longlist for this year’s international fiction prize consists of Laurent Binet, Javier Cercas, Virginie Despentes, Jenny Erpenbeck, Han Kang, Ariana Harwicz, László Krasznahorkai, Antonio Muñoz, Christoph Ransmayr, Ahmed Saadawi, Olga Tokarczuk, Wu Ming-Yi and Gabriela Ybarra. The […]

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13 Mar

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★ The Guardian ★ Man Booker International and the Women’s prize for fiction: where to start reading? – books podcast

Taking a look at the two big prizes announced this week, Claire, Sian and Richard discuss which books they’re excited to read and discover on the Man Booker International prize for translated fiction and the Women’s prize for fiction (previously known as the Baileys prize). Then Richard sits down with Imogen Hermes Gowar, one of […]

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12 Mar

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The Man Booker International Prize 2018 Longlist Announced

Vernon Subutex 1 has been nominated for the longlist of the The Man Booker International Prize 2018. “The Man Booker International Prize has revealed the ‘Man Booker Dozen’ of 13 novels in contention for the 2018 prize, which celebrates the finest works of translated fiction from around the world. The prize is awarded every year for […]

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