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Anna Burns wins Man Booker Prize 2018

2018-10-17

Anna Burns wins Man Booker Prize 2018

Irish Author Anna Burns on October 16, 2018 won the Britain's renowned Man Booker Prize 2018 for her third novel 'Milkman'.

'Milkman'

Milkman is an exploration of Northern Ireland's three decades of violence told through the voice of a young woman.

Man Booker Prize

Established in 1969, the Man Booker Prize recognises the judges choice of "the best original novel written in English and published in the UK".

Initially, Man Booker Prize was only open to writers from Britain, Ireland and the Commonwealth nations until it began permitting authors from other English-speaking countries in 2014.

Last year’s Booker Prize went to “Lincoln in the Bardo,” by American writer George Saunders.



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