The winner of the twenty-fifth Christopher Ewart-Biggs Literary Prize will be announced on 11 April 2018, in Belfast.
This year the work eligible covers a three-year period (2015, 2016 and 2017) and has produced a wide and stimulating variety of entries.
See the 2018 prize short-list.
‘Work’ is defined broadly. It has been won by works of history, politics, fiction, drama, journalism and memoir. See past winners.
The Prize recognizes work promoting and encouraging:
- peace and reconciliation in Ireland
- a greater understanding between the peoples of Britain and Ireland, or
- closer co-operation between the partners of the European Community.