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17 Jul 2015

Man Booker on the Big-Screen and Beyond

The countdown is well and truly on for this year’s Man Booker Prize longlist, which will be announced on 29 July.
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10 Jul 2015

Betting, Books and International Fiction

The announcement trailed in last week’s newsletter caused much speculation, as Jonathan Taylor revealed at the press conference on Tuesday.
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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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