The shortlist for the 2021 International Dylan Thomas Prize has been announced. Titles and authors of genre interest include The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi (Faber) and Pew by Catherine Lacey (Granta).
The annual Dylan Thomas prize, in partnership with Swansea University, awards £20,000 “to the best published or produced literary work in the English language, written by an author aged 39 or under.” This year’s judges are Syima Aslam, Joshua Ferris, Namita Gokhale, Francesca Rhydderch, and Stephen Sexton.
The winner will be announced on May 13, 2021. For more information, see the official website.
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