The Booker Prize Winner talks to Ellah P. Wakatama

Winter Weekend 2021, 

Join us to celebrate the winner of the 2021 Booker Prize.

The leading literary award in the English speaking world, the prize has brought recognition, reward and readership to outstanding fiction for over five decades.

The 2021 winner will be announced on 3 November, from a shortlist of six books:

  • A Passage North by Anuk Arudpragasam
  • The Promise by Damon Galgut
  • No One is Talking About This by Patricia Lockwood
  • The Fortune Men by Nadifa Mohamed
  • Bewilderment by Richard Powers
  • Great Circle by Maggie Shipstead

This virtual event will feature an in-depth interview with one of the six authors whose book is chosen by the judges as the winner of this year’s prize.

Ellah P. Wakatama, OBE is Editor-at-Large at Canongate Books. She has judged the Dublin International Literary Award and Man Booker Prize, and has been Publishing Director at The Indigo Press, Deputy Editor of Granta magazine and Senior Editor at Jonathan Cape.

The Booker Prize Winner talks to Ellah P. Wakatama