Thu, 20/01/2011 - 06:10
Ian McEwan is to be awarded the Jerusalem Prize, Israel's highest literary honour for foreign writers. McEwan will receive the prize at the opening ceremony of the International Book Fair in Jerusalem on 20th February. The award is given to a writer whose work "best expresses and promotes the idea of freedom of the individual in...
Wed, 19/01/2011 - 08:27
Atonement author Ian McEwan is to be awarded the 2011 Jerusalem Prize, Israel's most prominent literary honour for foreign writers.
The Jerusalem Prize is awarded biennially to an author whose work best expresses the idea of "freedom of the individual in society". The "modest" monetary value of the prize money...