2012 Man Booker Prize

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Host: Southbank Centre
Location: Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX
Speaker: Tan Twan Eng, Deborah Levy, Hilary Mantel, Alison Moore, Will Self & Jeet Thayil

The six shortlisted authors for the UK's biggest literary prize read from and discuss their work. 

The Man Booker Prize highlights the strength and diversity of fiction in the UK and the Commonwealth. This year's longlist included four debut novels and three independent publishers, signalling new talent and innovation on the UK publishing scene.


The event is chaired by broadcaster James Naughtie, one of the trustees of the Man Booker Prize.

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