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Shortlisted for the International Booker Prize

Prize: Other distinctions

Awarded date2 Apr 2020
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsBooker Prize Foundation

Description

The International Booker Prize is a high profile prize awarded annually for a single book translated into English and published in the UK or Ireland. To be shortlisted is considered prestigious, and the shortlisted books get a lot of media coverage. The co-translation by Iona Macintyre and myself of 'The Adventures of China Iron' (2019) by Gabriela Cabezón Cámara was shortlisted with 5 other books for the prize in 2020.

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