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JBW Authors shortlisted for a major prize

16 February 2018 - 4:50pm -- miranda

JBW Authors shortlisted for a major prize

Friday, February 16, 2018by JBW

Anne Applebaum and Lawrence Freedman are both shortlisted for the Lionel Gelber Prize, it was announced on Wednesday. 

The prize, founded in honour of Canadian diplomat Lionel Gelber in 1989 with an aim to increase awareness and public debate on significant global issues, is presented annually by the Lionel Gelber Foundation in partnership with the Munk School of Global Affairs and Foreign Policy magazine.

Anne Applebaum will speak at Jewish Book Week on Tuesday 6 March with Arkady Ostrovsky and Shaun Walker, and Lawrence Freedman will speak with John Simpson and Richard Norton-Taylor on Thursday 8 March.

The winner will be announced on 13 March.