Tag: Booker Prize

  • Sara Collins to judge The Booker Prize 2024

    Sara Collins to judge The Booker Prize 2024

    Sara Collins is one of the judges who will be selecting the winner of the Booker Prize 2024. The announcement was made on Thursday, December 14, 2023. The Booker Prize for Fiction, founded in 1969, is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in…

  • Jonathan Escoffery on Booker Prize 2023 shortlist.

    Jonathan Escoffery on Booker Prize 2023 shortlist.

    Jonathan Escoffery’s novel If I Survive You is on the shortlist for the Booker Prize 2023 announced on Thursday, September 21, 2023. The Booker Prize for Fiction is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom since 1969. Some of the…

  • Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀, Jonathan Escoffery on Booker Prize 2023 longlist.

    Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀, Jonathan Escoffery on Booker Prize 2023 longlist.

    Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀ and Jonathan Escoffery are on the longlist for the Booker Prize 2023 announced today, Tuesday, August 1, 2023. The Booker Prize for Fiction, founded in 1969, is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom. Some of the previous…

  • Esi Edugyan, Adjoa Andoh to judge Booker Prize 2023.

    Esi Edugyan, Adjoa Andoh to judge Booker Prize 2023.

    Esi Edugyan and Adjoa Andoh are among the judges of the Booker Prize 2023 announced on December 13, 2022. The Booker Prize for Fiction, founded in 1969, is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom. Some of the previous winners…

  • Damon Galgut wins Booker Prize 2021

    Damon Galgut wins Booker Prize 2021

    Damon Galgut’s novel The Promise was announced the winner of the Booker Prize 2021 in a ceremony in London, UK on Thursday, November 3, 2021. The Booker Prize for Fiction, worth £50,000, is a literary prize awarded annually for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom. Since…

  • Damon Galgut, Nadifa Mohamed on Booker Prize 2021 shortlist.

    Damon Galgut, Nadifa Mohamed on Booker Prize 2021 shortlist.

    Nadifa Mohamed and Damon Galgut are on the shortlist for the Booker Prize 2021 announced on Tuesday, September 14, 2021. The Booker Prize for Fiction, worth £50,000, is a literary prize awarded annually for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom. Since it started in 1969, it…

  • Nadifa Mohamed, Nathan Harris on Booker Prize for Fiction 2021 longlist.

    Nadifa Mohamed, Nathan Harris on Booker Prize for Fiction 2021 longlist.

    Nadifa Mohamed and Nathan Harris are on the longlist for the Booker Prize for fiction 2021 announced on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. Also on the Booker Dozen list are South Africans Damon Galgut and Karen Jennings. The Booker Prize for Fiction, worth £50,000, is a literary prize awarded annually for the best original novel written…

  • Petina Gappah is an International Booker Prize 2022 judge.

    Petina Gappah is an International Booker Prize 2022 judge.

    Petina Gappah was announced as one of the judges of the International Booker Prize 2022 today, July 14, 2021. The prize is also now open for submissions. The Booker Prize for Fiction is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom.…

  • Chigozie Obioma is Booker Prize for Fiction 2021 judge.

    Chigozie Obioma is Booker Prize for Fiction 2021 judge.

    Chigozie Obioma was announced as one of the judges for the Booker Prize for Fiction 2021 on December 15, 2020. The Booker Prize for Fiction is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom. Some of the previous African winners of…

  • Tsitsi Dangarembga, Maaza Mengiste, Brandon Taylor on Booker Prize 2020 shortlist.

    Tsitsi Dangarembga, Maaza Mengiste, Brandon Taylor on Booker Prize 2020 shortlist.

    Tsitsi Dangarembga, Maaza Mengiste, and Brandon Taylor are on the shortlist for the Booker Prize 2020 announced on September 15, 2020. The Booker Prize for Fiction is a literary prize awarded annually for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom. Since it started in 1969, it has…

  • Tsitsi Dangarembga, Maaza Mengiste, Kiley Reid, Brandon Taylor on Booker Prize 2020 longlist.

    Tsitsi Dangarembga, Maaza Mengiste, Kiley Reid, Brandon Taylor on Booker Prize 2020 longlist.

    Tsitsi Dangarembga, Maaza Mengiste, Kiley Reid, and Brandon Taylor are on the longlist for the Booker Prize 2020 announced on July 27, 2020. The Booker Prize for Fiction is a literary prize awarded annually for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom since 1969. It has been…

  • Margaret Busby, Lemn Sissay are Booker Prize 2020 judges.

    Margaret Busby, Lemn Sissay are Booker Prize 2020 judges.

    Margaret Busby and Lemn Sissay were announced as judges of the Booker Prize 2020 on January 6, 2019. The Booker Prize for Fiction, founded in 1969, is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom. Some of the previous African winners…

  • Bernardine Evaristo, other writer are joint Booker Prize 2019 winners.

    Bernardine Evaristo, other writer are joint Booker Prize 2019 winners.

    Bernardine Evaristo and Margaret Atwood were announced the joint winners of the Booker Prize 2019 on October 14, 2019. The Booker Prize for Fiction is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in English and published in the United Kingdom. The prize, first awarded in 1969, has been won by…

  • Bernardine Evaristo, Chigozie Obioma on the Booker Prize 2019 shortlist.

    Bernardine Evaristo, Chigozie Obioma on the Booker Prize 2019 shortlist.

    Bernardine Evaristo and Chigozie Obioma are on the Booker Prize 2019 shortlist announced today, September 3, 2019. The Booker Prize for Fiction is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in English and published in the United Kingdom. The prize, first awarded in 1969, has been won by the Africans,…

  • Oyinkan Braithwaite, Bernardine Evaristo, Chigozie Obioma on Booker Prize 2019 longlist.

    Oyinkan Braithwaite, Bernardine Evaristo, Chigozie Obioma on Booker Prize 2019 longlist.

    Oyinkan Braithwaite, Bernardine Evaristo, and Chigozie Obioma are on the Booker Prize 2019 longlist announced on July 23, 2019. The Booker Prize for Fiction is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom. The prize which was first awarded in 1969…