XX by Angela Chadwick won the 2019 Polari First Book Prize, announced October 22, 2019 during the London Literature Festival held at the Southbank Centre in London, England. The £1,000 prize celebrates “work that explores the LGBT experience.” Judges for 2019 were Kiki Archer, Paul Burston (chair), Cerys Evans, Rachel Holmes, and John McCullough.
For more information, see the Polari Prize website.
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