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20 May 2015

László Krasznahorkai - the perfect international writer

László Krasznahorkai is the perfect international writer for the Man Booker International Prize. Born in Hungary, the 61-year-old Krasznahorkai has lived and worked in Germany, Mongolia, China, Japan and New York
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19 May 2015

The winner of the 2015 Man Booker International Prize is...

Innovative Hungarian writer László Krasznahorkai is tonight announced as the winner of the sixth Man Booker International Prize at an award ceremony at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
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15 May 2015

Page after page of heroes

The announcement of the winner of the Man Booker International Prize is almost upon us (Tuesday 19th May). There is still time though to catch several of the writers before the announcement. 
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12 May 2015

Winner announcement today...

We will be unveiling the winner of the 2015 Man Booker International Prize today - Tuesday 19 May - at 21:30 (BST)
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08 May 2015

The Man Booker and the ballot box

The general election may have been on most people’s minds of late but the 10 authors on the finalists’ list for the Man Booker International Prize have a different date with the ballot box. 
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29 Apr 2015

Gaby Wood appointed as the next Literary Director of the Booker Prize Foundation

The Trustees of the Booker Prize Foundation announce today that, after a careful selection process, they have appointed Gaby Wood as the next Literary Director of the Foundation.
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