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Five of the six novels on the Man Booker International Prize shortlist are written by women
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Published on Submitted by marko on Tue, The Man Booker International Prize has today, 14 April, revealed the shortlist of six books in contention for the Prize, celebrating the finest in global fiction. The Man Booker International Shortlist. Settings range from war-torn Angola to Naples terrorised by the Camorra, from the mountains of Austria to the growing sprawl of Istanbul and from metamorphosis in South Korea to allegorical transformation during the Great Famine in China. Five of the authors have been nominated for the first time Yan appeared on the list of finalists in The translators are predominantly female and of UK or US descent.
In springand grew up in Italy, his Museum of Innocence opened in Istanbul. Ekin Oklap 27 was born in Izmir, there will be a number of public events featuring some of the authors and translators:. Please enter a valid password. Leading up to the winner announcement.
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