EBRD Literature Prize 2019 award ceremony

  • 07 Mar 2019
  • EBRD headquarters
  • EBRD
EBRD Literature Prize 2019 awards ceremony

Winner of €20,000 prize to be announced on 7 March 2019

The EBRD Literature Prize 2019 will be awarded to the year’s best work of literary fiction translated into English and originally written in any language of the EBRD’s 38 countries of operations and published by a UK publisher.

The Prize is one of the few international literature prizes which recognises both author and translator. It highlights the importance of the writer in voicing the hopes, aspirations and challenges facing people across our regions. But just as importantly, the Prize acknowledges the talent and key role of the translator in making the stories from these countries accessible to the English-speaking public.

 

Read about the finalists

Registration is now closed.

Doors open at 17.30 with the ceremony beginning at 18.00. A drinks reception will be held afterwards.

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