Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Friday, September 23, 2016
Vahni Capildeo Wins £15,000 Forward Prize For Poetry
Posted at 7:27AM Thursday 22 Sep 2016
Vahni Capildeo has won the 2016 Forward Prize for the year's best poetry collection, beating Alice Oswald, Ian Duhig, Choman Hardi and Alice Oswald to claim the prestigious £15,000 award, previously won by writers including Don Paterson and poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy. Telegraph