Man Booker Prize

Amanda Foreman’s diary: My inspiration as a Man Booker prize judge

9 January 2016 9:00 am

So far my responsibilities as the 2016 chair of the Man Booker prize have been rather light. We’ve had our…

Philip Hensher reviews the Man Booker prize longlist

24 August 2013 9:00 am

The Man Booker prize has strong years and weak years. There have been ones when the judges have succeeded in…

The witch in the machine

18 September 2010 12:00 am

If one asks Albanians who is their greatest living writer, the immediate answer is Ismail Kadare, winner of the inaugural Man Booker International Prize in 2005.

Something filthy by return

11 September 2010 12:00 am

Gerard Woodward’s Nourishment opens in second world war London.

Days of wine and shrapnel

11 September 2010 12:00 am

Virginia Cowles was a 27-year-old American journalist working for the Hearst newspapers when she went to Spain for the first time.