Photo: the award “NOSE»
Writer Vladimir Sorokin became the laureate of the literary prize “NOSE”. He was awarded for his novel “Manaraga”. The winners were announced at a ceremony in the “Gogol-center” on Monday, February 5, reports the correspondent of”.ru.»
The winner receives an award of $ 700 000 and a statuette.
The winner of the jury’s critical community was Alexey Salnikov. Judges said his novel “Petrov in influenza and beyond”. “The prize of the critical community” — a new category “the Nose”, the winner determine the professional literary critics. Among them — the Explorer “Tape.ru” Natalia Kochetkova.
The shortlist was made public on 3 November. It included, in addition to “Manaraga” and “Petrov”, eight books: “In the Soviet Union was not adderall” Olga Breininger, “lives of the murdered artists” Alexander Brener “the Text” the fantastic, “Zahhak” Vladimir Medvedev, “John Auslander” Herman Sadulayeva, the “White brush” Stanislaus Snytko, “Inshallah. Chechen diary” of Anne Tokarevoj and “tadpole and the saints” Andrey Filimonov.
The jury was headed by Director Konstantin Bogomolov, besides him, the jury included the translator of the prose and drama Agnieszka Lubomyr Piotrowska, artist and Director Vera Martynov, the head of “Oral history” Dmitry Disputes, author, Director and producer Roma Liberov.
Experts of the award were the literary critic Anna Narinsky, doctor of Philology, historian of culture Konstantin Bogdanov, poet, translator and critic Lev Oborin.
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