Owusu to chair Desmond Elliott Prize judging panel

Writer and poet Derek Owusu is to chair the judging panel for the National Centre for Writing's (NCW) £10,000 Desmond Elliott Prize for debut novels.  Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2022-01-20 01:09:43 UTC ]
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Daré, Nzelu and Owusu shortlisted for 2020's Desmond Elliott Prize

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