Tag: Dublin International Literary Award 2017

  • José Eduardo Agualusa wins Dublin International Literary Award 2017

    José Eduardo Agualusa wins Dublin International Literary Award 2017

    Angolan author José Eduardo Agualusa is the winner of the Dublin International Literary Award 2017 for his novel A General Theory of Oblivion. The Dublin International Literary Award, worth €100,000 to the winner, is the world’s most valuable annual literary award for a single work of fiction published in English. The award sponsored by Dublin…

  • José Eduardo Agualusa, Mia Couto and Chinelo Okparanta make Dublin 2017 shortlist

    José Eduardo Agualusa, Mia Couto and Chinelo Okparanta make Dublin 2017 shortlist

    José Eduardo Agualusa, Mia Couto and Chinelo Okparanta are three African on the shortlist of the Dublin International Literary Award 2017 announced on April 11, 2017. The Dublin International Literary Award is worth €100,000 to the winner and is the world’s most valuable annual literary award for a single work of fiction published in English.…

  • Six Africans make the Dublin International Literary Award 2017 longlist

    Six Africans make the Dublin International Literary Award 2017 longlist

    Five Africans Mia Couto, Kamel Daoud, Yasmina Khadra, Chigozie Obioma, José Eduardo Agualusa, and Alaa Al Aswany made the Dublin International Literary Award 2017 longlist of 147. The Dublin International Literary Award is an international literary award awarded each year for a novel written in English or translated into English. It aims to promote excellence…