In this episode of The Booker Prize Podcast, our hosts chat to author and translator Jenny Erpenbeck and Michael Hofmann about their victory with Kairos, alongside Administrator of the International Booker Prize, Fiammetta Rocco

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Earlier this week, author Jenny Erpenbeck and translator Michael Hofmann were announced as the winners of the International Booker Prize 2024, for the novel, Kairos. Jenny and Michael join Jo and James to talk about whether their win has truly sunk in yet and what might be next, and administrator of the International Booker Prize, Fiammetta Rocco also joins to talk about the prize more generally. It’s our last episode of this season of The Booker Prize Podcast so make sure you don’t miss this one – but all our previous episodes will be available to listen whenever you want.


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