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Tadhg Mac Dhonnagáin nominated for EUPL 2022


Congratulations to Irish author Tadhg Mac Dhonnagáin whose novel Madame Lazare has been nominated for European Union Prize for Literature 2022!

The European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL) recognises emerging fiction writers from the European Union and beyond. EUPL puts a spotlight on European contemporary literature and promotes the circulation of literature within Europe.

Fourteen authors from fourteen countries are nominated in the 2022 edition. The authors and their novels were nominated by national entities, knowledgeable about the literary scene in their countries and used to promoting their own literature abroad.

Irish writer, Tadhg Mac Dhonnagáin's novel Madame Lazare, published by Futa Fata, is one of the 14 books to be nominated this year.

The EUPL 2022 winner will be announced on 21st April, during the opening ceremony at the Paris Book Fair. All nominated authors will be continuously promoted on a European stage to help them reach an international audience and connect with readers beyond their national and linguistic borders.

The EUPL is organised by a Consortium of associations comprising the Federation of European Publishers (FEP) and the European and International Booksellers Federation (EIBF), with the support Creative Europe.

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