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The Man booker International prize 2017 shortlist evening

  • St James' Church, London Piccadilly London, England United Kingdom (map)

The authors and translators on the Man Booker International Prize 2017 shortlist come together for a very special panel discussion chaired by Jim Naughtie, with selected readings. The 2017 list comprises powerful literary fiction in translation from all corners of the globe, and this event promises to bring you up close to some of the finest writers in the world on the eve of the winner announcement.

Worth £50,000, the Man Booker International Prize celebrates the finest English translation of world fiction, with the award split evenly between author and translator. The winner will be announced the following day, on the 14 June.