Not the Booker prize + Fiction | Books | The GuardianOf course, each year, following the announcement of the longlist in July, the shortlist in September and finally the winner in October, a discussion takes place as to what each announcement might mean. Discussion of Milkman will no doubt be dominated by the history of Northern Ireland, by MeToo and by the fact that Burns is the first UK-born winner for six years. In these accounts, the significance of the prize is restricted to thinking about those novels that reach the long or shortlist or the one that is declared the final winner. But a range of work from various wings of literary studies over the past few years can help us to answer the question of what winning means in other, perhaps more challenging, ways. The underlying claim of James F. Prizes are competitions.
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The Booker Prize for Fiction , formerly known as the Booker—McConnell Prize — and the Man Booker Prize — , is a literary prize awarded each year for the best original novel written in the English language and published in the United Kingdom. The winner of the Booker Prize is generally assured international renown and success; therefore, the prize is of great significance for the book trade. A high-profile literary award in British culture , the Booker Prize is greeted with anticipation and fanfare. The prize was originally established as the Booker—McConnell Prize, after the company Booker, McConnell Ltd began sponsoring the event in ;  it became commonly known as the "Booker Prize" or simply "the Booker". When administration of the prize was transferred to the Booker Prize Foundation in , the title sponsor became the investment company Man Group , which opted to retain "Booker" as part of the official title of the prize.
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