Caine Prize 'reviewing its structures' after Baroness Nicholson controversy

Caine Prize 'reviewing its structures' after Baroness Nicholson controversy

The AKO Caine Prize for African Writing has said it is "reviewing our structures" in the wake of the controversy which has seen Baroness Emma Nicholson's honorary role axed at the Booker Prize Foundation. 

Meanwhile Baroness Nicholson has said she has been "saddened and angered" by recent suggestions that she is "transphobic, homophobic, and racist".

Nicholson is the widow of Sir Michael Caine, in whose memory the Caine Prize was established, and is the founding president of the award, as well as a former trustee. Chair of the Prize Ellah Wakatama noted in a statement that the Baroness ...

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