MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZE WINNER LIST
(2005 – 2017)
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The Man Booker International Prize is an international literary award hosted in the United Kingdom(UK). The introduction of the International Prize to complement the Man Booker Prize was announced in June 2004. Sponsored by the Man Group, from 2005 until 2015 the award was given every two years to a living author of any nationality for a body of work published in English or generally available in English translation. It rewarded one author’s “continued creativity, development and overall contribution to fiction on the world stage”, and was a recognition of the writer’s body of work rather than any one title. The judges for the year compiled their own lists of authors, and submissions were not invited.
Since 2016, the award has been given annually to a single book in English translation, with a £50,000 prize for the winning title, shared equally between author and translator. Now Both novels and collections of short stories are eligible.
MAN BOOKER INTERNATIONAL PRIZE WINNER LIST : 2005 – 2017
|2005||Ismail Kadare||Broken April, Spring Flowers, Spring Frost and The General of the Dead Army.||Albania||Albanian||Albanian literature|
|2007||Chinua Achebe||No Longer at Ease, Arrow of God, A Man of the People, and Anthills of the Savannah||Nigeria||English||Nigerian literature|
|2009||Alice Munro||Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage; Vintage Munro; and Runaway.||Canada||English||Canadian literature|
|2011||Philip Roth||–||United States||English||American literature|
|2013||Lydia Davis||–||United States||English||American literature|
|2015||László Krasznahorkai||–||Hungary||Hungarian||Hungarian literature|
|2016||Han Kang||The Vegetarian||South Korea||Korean||Korean literature, South Korean literature|
|2017||David Grossman||A Horse Walks Into a Bar||Israel||Hebrew||Israeli literature|
Difference between Man Booker and Man Booker International Prizes
There is a difference between Man Booker and Man Booker International Prizes. The Man Booker Prize, which was also known as Man Booker Prize for Fiction / Booker-McConnell Prize is a literary prize awarded for fiction written in English and published in the United Kingdom. This prize was first awarded in 1969 to P. H. Newby for Title “Something to answer for”.
The introduction of the International Prize to complement the Man Booker Prize was announced in June 2004 and the prize was first awarded in 2005. Since 2016, the award has been given annually to a single book in English translation, with a £50,000 prize for the winning title, shared equally between author and translator. Now Both novels and collections of short stories are eligible.
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