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07 Jul 2015

Evolution of the Man Booker International Prize announced

As the Man Booker Prize closes in on its fiftieth year, things look rather different than they did when the prize was founded back in 1969.
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03 Jul 2015

All the President's reading

Yann Martel, author of Life of Pi, the highest-selling Man Booker winning novel of them all, has fans in very high places
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26 Jun 2015

Playtime with Howard Jacobson

Howard Jacobson, Man Booker winner in 2010 with The Finkler Question, has been musing – in his inimitable way – on the nature of art and creativity.
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12 Jun 2015

Krasznahorkai and writing like a martial-artist

The Man Booker International Prize winner László Krasznahorkai is a distinctive character. He is no fan of fame and fortune but rather of a monkish lifestyle in the service of art
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05 Jun 2015

Ali Smith and a return to writing

Ali Smith’s 2014 Man Booker shortlisted How to be Both just keeps on hoovering up the accolades.
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29 May 2015

The Krasznahorkai challenge

The "discovery" of László Krasznahorkai continues apace in the wake of the Hungarian's Man Booker International Prize victory. 
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