The writer of Ukrainian origin, received the Pulitzer prize

Писательница украинского происхождения получила Букеровскую премию

Olga Tokarchuk received 50 thousand pounds for his novel the Flight. She will share the prize with the translator of her books into English.

In London declared the winner of International man Booker prize. They became Olga Tokarchuk and her novel the Flight, translated Jennifer Croft. On Tuesday, may 22, reported on the website of the award.

The prize Fund for the winner is 50 thousand pounds. The writer will share it with the translator of her books into English.

By the way, Olga Tokarchuk – Polish writer of Ukrainian origin, was the author of the script. In Poland, she has received numerous literary awards, her books have become bestsellers.


We’re delighted to announce that our #MBI2018 winner is Flights by Olga Tokarczuk, translated by @jenniferlcroft and published by @FitzcarraldoEds! Read more here: #FinestFiction

— Man Booker Prize (@ManBookerPrize) 22 may 2018


We will remind, earlier the winner of the man Booker prize was the American writer George Saunders with his novel Lincoln in the Bardo.


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