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Man Booker International Prize Readings 

Monday 20 May, 7.45pm, Southbank Centre

On the 20 May, the night before the 2019 Man Booker International Prize winner is unveiled, the public are invited to join this year’s shortlisted authors and translators for an evening of readings in both English and the native languages of the books, and conversation around their books. Plus, a Q&A and book signing.

Book tickets:  Southbank Centre website    


An evening with the Man Booker International Prize 2019 winners

Thursday 23 May, 7pm,  Waterstones Picadilly 

Join this year’s winning author and translator for an evening of readings in both English and the native language of their book, followed by a discussion about writing the book and experience of winning the prize, an audience Q&A and book signing 

Book tickets: Waterstones website.


Anna Burns winner of the 2018 Man Booker Prize talks to prize director Gaby Wood

Sunday 26 May, 4pm, Baillie Gifford Stage, Hay Festival

The 2018 Man Booker Prize winner discusses her darkly funny novel Milkman, set in 1970s Belfast with the prize’s director.

Book Tickets: Hay Festival website