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Hughes is the author of numerous books, including Helen of Troy: Bettany has long championed the re-writing of women back into history and is a patron of a number of international charities.
She also co-founded the documentary production company SandStone Global. For many years she worked as a journalist in London, writing about literature, social justice, and human rights.
She teaches at the University of Warwick. Professor Angie Hobbs FRSA is a leading academic whose chief interests are in ancient philosophy and literature, ethics and political theory, and she has published widely in these areas, including Plato and the Hero.
In she was appointed Professor of the Public Understanding of Philosophy at the University of Sheffield, a position created for her.
Elnathan John is a novelist, lawyer and satirist, whose fiction was shortlisted for the Caine Prize for African Writing in and A recipient of the Miles Morland Writing Scholarship, he is currently working on his next project which explores the history of a mountaineer revolt in the s, in what is now north eastern Nigeria.
He lives and works in Berlin. Pankaj Mishra is the author of several books, including From the Ruins of Empire: He was a visiting professor at Wellesley College in , , and Nigerian author Chinua Achebe was awarded the International Prize for his literary career in Canadian short story writer Munro was named the winner of the prize in for her lifetime body of work.
Any writer has to gawk when reading her because her work is very subtle and precise. Her thoughtfulness about every subject is so concentrated. Lydia Davis, best known as a short story writer, was announced as the winner of the prize on 22 May at a ceremony at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.
The prize was given to recognise his "achievement in fiction on the world stage". British author Marina Warner , who chaired the panel of judges that selected Krasznahorkai for the award, compared his writing to Kafka and Beckett.
Han became the first Korean author to win the prize and, under the new format for , Smith became the first translator to share the prize.
British journalist Boyd Tonkin , who chaired the judging panel, said that the decision was unanimous. He also said of the book "in a style both lyrical and lacerating, it reveals the impact of this great refusal both on the heroine herself and on those around her.
This compact, exquisite and disturbing book will linger long in the minds, and maybe the dreams, of its readers.
The chair of the judging panel, Nick Barley, who is the director of the Edinburgh International Book Festival , described the book as "an ambitious high-wire act of a novel [that] shines a spotlight on the effects of grief, without any hint of sentimentality.
The central character is challenging and flawed, but completely compelling. The longlist for the eighth Man Booker International Prize was announced on 14 March , and the shortlist on 20 April The winner was announced on 14 June Tokarczuk is the first Polish author to win the award,  and shared the prize with Croft.
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