The Swansea University International Dylan Thomas Prize was founded in 2006 and celebrates young writers. It’s aim is to encourage raw creative talent worldwide. The prize fund is a massive £30,000.
Previous winners include Max Porter, Fiona McFarlane and Kayo Chingonyi.
You can read more about the prize on their website
This bundle contains the full 2019 shortlist:
- Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, Friday Black
- Zoe Gilbert, Folk
- Guy Gunaratne, In Our Mad and Furious City
- Louisa Hall, Trinity
- Sarah Perry, Melmoth
- Novuyo Rosa Tshuma, House of Stone
The winner will be announced on 16th May 2019