Tagged: Women's Prize for Fiction

Women's Prize Trust launches writers' development programme

The Women's Prize Trust is launching Discoveries, a writers’ development programme offering aspiring female writers of all ages and backgrounds "encouragement and support" at the beginning... Read more

Women's Prize for Fiction awards ceremony postponed to September

The Women's Prize for Fiction award ceremony has been postponed until September because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more

Mantel, Evaristo and Carty-Williams to compete for 2020 Women's Prize

Hilary Mantel's eagerly awaited The Mirror and the Light, Bernardine Evaristo's Man Booker Prize-winning novel Girl, Woman, Other, and Candice Carty-Williams' acclaimed debut Queenie are among the 16 titles competing for the 2020... Read more

Women's Prize for Fiction to mark 25th anniversary with 'Winner of Winners' contest

The Women’s Prize for Fiction is marking its 25th anniversary with a campaign encouraging people to read all the previous award-holders before a “Winner of... Read more

Women’s Prize for Fiction launches new podcast series for 25th anniversary year

The Women’s Prize for Fiction is today launching 25 new episodes of its podcast, in partnership with Baileys, in celebration of the award's 25th anniversary. ... Read more

Tayari Jones wins 2019's Women's Prize for Fiction

American author Tayari Jones has won this year's £30,000 Women's Prize for Fiction for her "heartbreaking" fourth novel An American Marriage (Oneworld). ... Read more

Williams hails 'forward thinking' Women's Prize shortlist, but accident-hit Mosse misses celebration

Women's Fiction Prize co-founder Kate Mosse missed last night's celebration for the 2019 award shortlist after being knocked off her bike in central London. Read more

Women's Prize to formulate new policy around gender criteria

The Women's Prize for Fiction has said it is working on a policy around gender fluid, transgender and transgender non-binary writers after featuring non-binary author Akwaeke... Read more

Women's Prize for Fiction becomes charity

The Women’s Prize for Fiction has now officially transformed into a charity, known as the Women’s Prize Trust, helping it to be "even more ambitious".... Read more

Williams, Alderton and Akbar to judge 2019 Women's Prize

The 2019 Women’s Prize’s judging panel has been unveiled, featuring author and historian Kate Williams, writer Dolly Alderton, and Unbound’s Arifa Akbar among others.... Read more

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