Ondaatje Prize

Given by Royal Society of Literature

Altres noms: Winifred Holtby-prys (Neerlandès)
125 obres / 127 Items 61,573 Llibres 2,184 Ressenyes ½ 3.9
Previously the Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize

The Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize is an annual literary award given by the Royal Society of Literature. The £10,000 award is given for a mostra'n més work of fiction, non-fiction or poetry which evokes the "spirit of a place", and which is written by a citizen of the Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland. The prize bears the name of Christopher Ondaatje. Prior to 2003, it was called the Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize. mostra'n menys
Stages:
Tots, Winner (49), Shortlist (77), Longlist (1)
Years:
Tots, 2023 (1), 2022 (6), 2021 (8), 2020 (5), 2019 (6), 2018 (6), 2017 (6), 2016 (6), 2015 (6), 2014 (6), 2013 (6), 2012 (6), 2011 (6), 2010 (6), 2009 (6), 2008 (6), 2007 (1), 2006 (2), 2005 (1), 2004 (1), 2002 (1), 2001 (1), 2000 (1), 1999 (1), 1998 (1), 1997 (1), 1996 (1), 1995 (1), 1994 (1), 1993 (1), 1992 (1), 1991 (1), 1990 (1), 1989 (1), 1988 (1), 1986 (1), 1984 (1), 1983 (1), 1982 (1), 1980 (1), 1978 (1), 1977 (1), 1975 (1), 1974 (1), 1973 (2), 1971 (1), 1970 (1), 1969 (1), 1968 (1)

Winner 49

ObraAny
Heritage Aesthetics de Anthony Anaxagorou2023
Free: Coming of Age at the End of History de Lea Ypi2022
The Butchers' Blessing de Ruth Gilligan2021
The Wife's Tale: A Personal History de Aida Edemariam2019
Mama Amazonica de Pascale Petit2018
Golden Hill de Francis Spufford2017
Nothing Is True and Everything Is Possible: Adventures in Modern Russia de Peter Pomerantsev2016
Baghdad: City of Peace, City of Blood de Justin Marozzi2015
This Boy de Alan Johnson2014
Scenes from Early Life de Philip Hensher2013
The Sly Company of People Who Care de Rahul Bhattacharya2012
La llebre amb ulls d'ambre de Edmund De Waal2011
The Dead Yard: A Story of Modern Jamaica de Ian Thomson2010
Sissinghurst: An Unfinished History de Adam Nicolson2009
The Discovery of France: A Historical Geography de Graham Robb2008
In the Country of Men de Hisham Matar2007
The People's Act of Love de James Meek2006
The Places In Between de Rory Stewart2005
Hearing Birds Fly: A Nomadic Year in Mongolia de Louisa Waugh2004
Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight: An African Childhood de Alexandra Fuller2002
No Bones de Anna Burns2001
Kit's Law de Donna Morrissey2000
Our Fathers de Andrew O'Hagan1999
The Last King of Scotland de Giles Foden1998
Traplines de Eden Robinson1997
Un equilibri perfecte de Rohinton Mistry1996
Archangel de Paul Watkins1995
Signals of Distress de Jim Crace1994
The Lights Below de Carl MacDougall1993
Ulverton de Adam Thorpe1992
O Caledonia de Elspeth Barker1991
Lives of the Saints de Nino Ricci1990
Fludd de Hilary Mantel1989
The Blindfold Horse: Memories of a Persian Childhood de Shusha Guppy1988
The Bridge de Maggie Hemingway1986
Nation of Fools: Scenes from Indian Life de Balraj Khanna1984
Waterland de Graham Swift1983
A Pale View of Hills de Kazuo Ishiguro1982
The Long Journey of Poppie Nongena de Elsa Joubert1980
The Stone Arrow de Richard Herley1978
Fire on the Mountain de Anita Desai1977
Black Faces, White Faces de Jane Gardam1975
The Pandora valley de Graham King1974
Articles of faith. de Ronald Harwood1973
I Didn't Know You Cared de Peter Tinniswood1973
Last Cool Days de John Stewart1971
Fireflies de Shiva Naipaul1970
The Humming-Bird Tree de Ian McDonald1969
The Round Tower de Catherine Cookson1968

Shortlist 77

ObraAny
The Manningtree Witches de A. K. Blakemore2022
Islands of Abandonment: Nature Rebounding in the Post-Human Landscape de Cal Flyn2022
Writing the Camp de Yousif M Qasmiyeh2022
Empireland: How Imperialism Has Shaped Modern Britain de Sathnam Sanghera2022
The Island of Missing Trees de Elif Shafak2022
The Butchers' Blessing de Ruth Gilligan2021
This Lovely City de Louise Hare2021
Box Hill de Adam Mars-Jones2021
Magnolia de Nina Mingya Powles2021
English Pastoral: An Inheritance de James Rebanks2021
Square Haunting: Five Women, Freedom and London Between the Wars de Francesca Wade2021
Surge de Jay Bernard2020
Small Days and Nights: A Novel de Tishani Doshi2020
Underland: A Deep Time Journey de Robert Macfarlane2020
10 Minutes 38 Seconds in This Strange World de Elif Shafak2020
A Small Silence de Jumoke Verissimo2020
No Turning Back: Life, Loss, and Hope in Wartime Syria de Rania Abouzeid2019
Happiness de Aminatta Forna2019
Ghost Wall de Sarah Moss2019
The Crossway de Guy Stagg2019
Kings of the Yukon: One Summer Paddling Across the Far North de Adam Weymouth2019
The Epic City: The World on the Streets of Calcutta de Kushanava Choudhury2018
Once Upon A Time in the East: A Story of Growing up de Xiaolu Guo2018
Peculiar Ground de Lucy Hughes-Hallett2018
Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe de Kapka Kassabova2018
Elmet de Fiona Mozley2018
The Outrun de Amy Liptrot2017
In a Land of Paper Gods de Rebecca Mackenzie2017
Augustown de Kei Miller2017
Five Rivers Met on a Wooded Plain de Barney Norris2017
The Gustav Sonata de Rose Tremain2017
The River de Jane Clarke2016
The great explosion: gunpowder, the Great War, and a disaster on the Kent Marshes de Brian Dillon2016
Weatherland: Writers and Artists Under English Skies de Alexandra Harris2016
The Shepherd's Life: Modern Dispatches from an Ancient Landscape de James Rebanks2016
This Divided Island: Stories from the Sri Lankan War de Samanth Subramanian2016
Capital: The Eruption of Delhi de Rana Dasgupta2015
The Lie de Helen Dunmore2015
What Was Promised de Tobias Hill2015
Everything is Wonderful: Memories of a Collective Farm in Estonia de Sigrid Rausing2015
The Architect's Apprentice de Elif Shafak2015
The Blind Man's Garden de Nadeem Aslam2014
Badgerlands: The Twilight World of Britain's Most Enigmatic Animal de Patrick Barkham2014
Spirit House de Mark Dapin2014
Four Fields de Tim Dee2014
Field Notes from a Hidden City: An Urban Nature Diary de Esther Woolfson2014
Call Mother A Lonely field de Liam Carson2013
Absolution de Patrick Flanery2013
Empire Antarctica: Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins de Gavin Francis2013
Names for the Sea: Strangers in Iceland de Sarah Moss2013
Londres NW de Zadie Smith2013
Thin Paths: Journeys in and around an Italian Mountain Village de Julia Blackburn2012
Ciutat oberta de Teju Cole2012
To the River: A Journey Beneath the Surface de Olivia Laing2012
Edgelands: journeys into England's true wilderness de Michael Symmons Roberts2012
Connemara. Listening to the Wind de Tim Robinson2012
The Butterfly Isles: A Summer in Search of Our Emperors and Admirals de Patrick Barkham2011
In a Strange Room de Damon Galgut2011
Saraswati Park de Anjali Joseph2011
Landed de Tim Pears2011
Red Plenty: Industry! Progress! Abundance! Inside the Fifties Soviet Dream de Francis Spufford2011
The Plot: A Biography of an English Acre de Madeleine Bunting2010
The Music Room de William Fiennes2010
In Other Rooms, Other Wonders de Daniyal Mueenuddin2010
The Shadow of a Smile de Kachi A. Ozumba2010
Hackney, That Rose-Red Empire: A Confidential Report de Iain Sinclair2010
Pollard de Laura Beatty2009
The Gate of Air: A Ghost Story de James Buchan2009
The Legend of Colton H. Bryant de Alexandra Fuller2009
Ian Mcdonald: Selected Poems (Macmillan Caribbean Writers) de Ian McDonald2009
The Blackest Streets: The Life and Death of a Victorian Slum de Sarah Wise2009
Darkmans de Nicola Barker2008
Paradise with Serpents: Travels in the Lost World of Paraguay de Robert Carver2008
The Whisperers: Private Life in Stalin's Russia de Orlando Figes2008
On Brick Lane de Rachel Lichtenstein2008
Sea holly de Robert Minhinnick2008
Findings de Kathleen Jamie2006

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Descripcions

Previously the Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize

The Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize is an annual literary award given by the Royal Society of Literature. The £10,000 award is given for a work of fiction, non-fiction or poetry which evokes the "spirit of a place", and which is written by a citizen of the Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland. The prize bears the name of Christopher Ondaatje. Prior to 2003, it was called the Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize. (English, Escrit per membres)
Renamed the Ondaatje Prize.

The Royal Society of Literature Ondaatje Prize is an annual literary award given by the Royal Society of Literature. The £10,000 award is given for a work of fiction, non-fiction or poetry which evokes the "spirit of a place", and which is written by a citizen of the Commonwealth or the Republic of Ireland. The prize bears the name of Christopher Ondaatje. Prior to 2003, it was called the Winifred Holtby Memorial Prize. (English, Escrit per membres)
discontinued (Russian, Escrit per membres)

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