International Literature Award - Haus der Kulturen der Welt 2013


2013, Jan 01 - Dec 31

International Literature Award 2013 | Winners and Jury | Photo: Thomas Eugster

International Literature Award 2013 | Winners and Jury | Photo: Thomas Eugster

International Literature Award 2013 | The Winners: Christine Richter-Nilsson, Teju Cole | Photo: Thomas Eugster

International Literature Award 2013 | The Winners: Christine Richter-Nilsson, Teju Cole | Photo: Thomas Eugster

The author received 25,000 euro and the translator 10,000 euro. It’s the fifth time the prize had been awarded. For the first time, the award ceremony (12 June) also was accompanied by a “Long Night of the Short List,” in which the nominated writers and translators were introduced in readings and discussions.