Ryszard Kapuściński Award for literary reportage

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The Ryszard Kapuściński Award for Literary Reportage (Polish: Nagroda im. Ryszarda Kapuścińskiego za Reportaż Literacki) is an international award to celebrate and promote books of reportage. It is intended to honour the legacy of the journalist and writer Ryszard Kapuściński.

Established in January 2010 by the Council of the Capital City of Warsaw, it awards 50,000 złoty to the author of the best literary work of reportage. If the book has been translated into Polish, the translator receives 15,000 złoty.[1]

Winners[edit]

2010
  • Jean Hatzfeld: The Antelope's Strategy: Living in Rwanda After the Genocide[2]
2011
2012
  • Liao Yiwu: The Corpse Walker: Real Life Stories, China from the Bottom Up[4]
  • Translator award: Wen Huang (Chinese-English translation) and Agnieszka Pokojska (English-Polish translation).
2013
2014
2015

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About the Award". City of Warsaw. Retrieved May 20, 2015. 
  2. ^ Steinick, Karl (April 19, 2009). "De överlevande saknar de dödas röster (Antilopernas list)". Svenska Dagbladet. 
  3. ^ Heberlein, Ann (October 29, 2012). "Svetlana Aleksijevitj: "Kriget har inget kvinnligt ansikte"". Dagens Nyheter. 
  4. ^ Jazowska, Marta (May 11, 2012). "Chinese Dissident Wins the 2012 Kapuściński Award". culture.pl. 
  5. ^ O'Shaughnessy, Hugh (November 7, 2010). "Amexica: War Along the Borderline by Ed Vulliamy – review". The Guardian. 
  6. ^ Gliński, Mikołaj (June 27, 2013). "Åsbrink: The Founder of IKEA Is a Model Example of Swedish Entanglements in Nazi Ideology". culture.pl. 
  7. ^ Pawłowski, Roman (May 14, 2015). "Nagroda im. Kapuścińskiego. Aleksijewicz: "Nie piszę o homo sovieticus, ale o ludziach z krwi i kości"". Wyborcza.pl. 
  8. ^ Świąder, Jacek (May 14, 2015). "Nagroda im. Kapuścińskiego. Olszewski: "Opowiadam o ludziach, którzy nie mają gdzie się schować"". Wyborcza.pl.