Celebrating excellence in world literature
Since 1996, the Dublin Literary Award has honoured excellence in world literature. Presented annually, the Award is one of the most significant literature prizes in the world and unique in that the books are nominated by libraries from cities around the world. The award is worth €100,000 for a single work of international fiction written or a work of fiction translated into English. If the winning title is in translation, then the author receives €75,000 and the translator €25,000.
ABOUT THE AWARD