TITLE

Controversy over U.K. women-only book prize

AUTHOR(S)
Wheeler, Sara
PUB. DATE
February 1996
SOURCE
Publishers Weekly;2/12/1996, Vol. 243 Issue 7, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a controversy generated by an announcement in Great Britain that the Orange Prize for Fiction, the kingdom's newest and largest book prize, is awardable only to women. Aims of the award; Cash prize; Conception of the idea; Criticism of the award.
ACCESSION #
9602282678

 

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