The six-title shortlist for the 2020 Goldsmiths Prize has been announced, including the following titles of genre interest:
- The Sunken Land Begins to Rise Again, M. John Harrison (Gollancz)
- Meanwhile in Dopamine City, DBC Pierre (Faber)
- The Mermaid of Black Conch, Monique Roffey (Peepal Tree)
The £10,000 is given for a book by a British or Irish author that “breaks the mould or extends the possibilities of the novel form.” This year’s judges are Will Eaves, Sarah Ladipo Manyika, Chris Power, and Frances Wilson (chair). The winner will be announced November 11, 2020.
For more information, see the Goldsmiths website.
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