Articles by Mark Staniforth

April 18, 2012

Your Guide to the Independent Foreign Fiction Prize Shortlist 6

Umberto Eco’s fifth novel, The Prague Cemetery is the headline choice for this year’s Independent Foreign Fiction Prize, the winner of which is due to be announced on May 14.

January 10, 2012

Your Guide to the Man Asian Literary Prize Shortlist 7

It’s a broad, engaging list, and probably all the better for not being dominated by such a powerful figure as Haruki Marukami.