The Man Booker International Prize e-Council

22 October 2013

The Man Booker International Prize e-Council is an informal advisory network, made up of former judges and winners of the Man Booker and Man Booker International Prizes. Its role is to make suggestions for judges for the Man Booker International Prize and for writers that the judges might consider reading.

The membership of the e-Council will evolve as more people judge – and win – the prizes. Currently the e-Council includes:

David Baddiel, Man Booker Prize judge 2002

John Banville, Man Booker Prize winner 2005

Professor Gillian Beer, Booker Prize judge 1993, Booker Prize Chair 1997

Rachel Billington OBE, Booker Prize judge 1997

Professor Dinah Birch, Man Booker Prize judge 2012

Dame Antonia Byatt CBE, Booker Prize winner 1990, Booker Prize judge 1974

Carmen Callil, Booker Prize chair 1996, Man Booker International Prize judge 2011

Professor John Carey, Booker Prize Chair 1982, Man Booker Prize Chair 2003

Russell Celyn Jones, Man Booker Prize judge 2002

Anne Chisholm, Booker Prize judge 1993

Susannah Clapp, Booker Prize judge 1990

Alex Clark, Man Booker Prize judge 2008

Nicholas Clee, Booker Prize judge 1993

Wendy Cope OBE, Man Booker Prize judge 2007

Jason Cowley, Booker Prize judge 1997

Professor Valentine Cunningham, Booker Prize judge, 1992 and 1998

Sir Howard Davies, Man Booker Prize Chair 2007

Kiran Desai, Man Booker Prize winner 2006

Louise Doughty, Man Booker Prize judge 2008

Roddy Doyle, Booker Prize winner 1993

Anne Enright, Man Booker Prize winner 2007

Tibor Fischer, Man Booker Prize judge 2004

Dr Amanda Foreman, Man Booker Prize judge 2012

Aminatta Forna, Man Booker International Prize judge 2013

Roy Foster, Booker Prize judge 2000

Mariella Frostrup, Booker Prize judge 2000

John Fuller, Booker Prize judge 1984

Professor Maggie Gee, Booker Prize judge 1989

Rick Gekoski, Man Booker Prize judge 2005, Man Booker International Prize Chair 2011

Miriam Gross, Booker Prize judge 1998

Dr Harriet Harvey Wood, Booker Prize judge 1992

Natalie Haynes, Man Booker Prize judge 2013

Tobias Hill, Man Booker Prize judge 2010

Susan Hill CBE, Booker Prize judge 1975, Man Booker Prize judge 2011

Alan Hollinghurst, Man Booker Prize winner 2004

Elizabeth Jane Howard OBE, Booker Prize judge 1974

Lord Douglas Hurd, Booker Prize chair 1998

Kazuo Ishiguro, Booker Prize winner 1989

Howard Jacobson, Man Booker Prize winner 2010

Sir Simon Jenkins, Booker Prize chair 2000

Rt Hon Sir Gerald Kaufman PC MP, Booker Prize Chair 1999

Stuart Kelly, Man Booker Prize judge 2013

Thomas Keneally, Booker Prize winner 1982

A L Kennedy, Booker Prize judge 1996

Andrey Kurkov, Man Booker International Prize judge 2009

Mark Lawson, Booker Prize judge 1992

Professor Hermione Lee, Booker Prize judge 1981, Man Booker Prize Chair 2006

Yiyun Li, Man Booker International Prize judge 2013

Dame Penelope Lively, Booker Prize winner 1987

Alberto Manguel, Man Booker Prize judge 2005

Hilary Mantel CBE, Man Booker Prize winner 2009 and 2012

Yann Martel, Man Booker Prize winner 2002

Allan Massie, Booker Prize judge 1987

Lucasta Miller, Man Booker judge 2009

Professor Karl Miller, Booker Prize Chair 1973

Blake Morrison, Booker Prize judge 1988

Sir Andrew Motion, Man Booker Prize Chair, 2010

John Mullan, Man Booker Prize judge, 2009

Sir V S Naipaul, Booker Prize winner 1971

Baroness Julia Neuberger DBE, Booker Prize judge 1994

Tim Parks, Man Booker International Prize judge 2013

Rowan Pelling, Man Booker Prize judge 2004

DBC Pierre, Man Booker Prize winner 2003

Michael Prodger, Man Booker Prize judge 2009

Tony Quinn, Man Booker Prize judge 2006

Sir Christopher Ricks, Man Booker International Prize Chair 2013

Ann Schlee, Booker Prize judge 1991

Dr Ruth Scurr, Man Booker Prize judge 2007

Elaine Showalter, Man Booker International Prize Chair 2007

Hardeep Singh Kohli, Man Booker Prize judge 2008

Jane Smiley, Man Booker International Prize Chair 2009

Lord Chris Smith of Finsbury, Man Booker Prize judge 2004

Imogen Stubbs, Man Booker Prize judge 2007

Professor John Sutherland, Booker Prize judge 1999, Man Booker Prize Chair 2005

Bharat Tandon, Man Booker Prize judge 2012

D J Taylor, Man Booker Prize judge 2003

Anthony Thwaite, Booker Prize judge 1986

Colm Tóibín , Man Booker International Prize judge 2007

Boyd Tonkin, Booker Prize judge 1999

Jeremy Treglown, Booker Prize Chair 1991

Salley Vickers, Man Booker Prize judge 2002

George Walden, Booker Prize chair 1995

Natasha Walter, Booker Prize judge 1999

Fay Weldon, Booker Prize Chair 1983

Frances Wilson, Man Booker Prize judge 2010

Professor Rory Watson, Booker Prize judge 2001

 

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