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Lara Feigel to chair PEN Hessell-Tiltman Prize 2016

The panel will be chaired by Lara Feigel, senior lecturer in English at Kings College London. Feigel is the author of The Love-charm of Bombs: Restless Lives in the Second World War (Bloomsbury) and of Literature, Cinema and Politics, 1930-1945 (Edinburgh University Press). She will be joined on the panel by two former winners of

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2016 PEN Hessell-Tiltman prize opens for submissions

Entrants, which may include first British translations, are to be books of high literary merit – that is, not primarily written for the academic market – and can cover all historical periods up to and including the end of the 1960s. Publishers may draw attention to no more than two relevant books on their lists

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