Saturday, July 22, 2006

The International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, 1996-2006

2006
o The Master (2004) / Colm Tóibín
o Graceland (2004) / Chris Abani
o Maps for Lost Lovers (2004) / Nadeem Aslam
o Havoc, In Its Third Year (2004) / Ronan Bennett
o The Closed Circle (2004) / Jonathan Coe
o An Altered Light (2004) / Jens Christian Grøndahl (trans. from the Danish by Anne Born)
o The Swallows of Kabul (2004) / Yasmina Khadra (trans. from the French by John Cullen)
o Breaking the Tongue (2004) / Vyvyane Loh
o Don’t Move (2004) / Margaret Mazzantini (trans. from the Italian by John Cullen)
o The Logogryph (2004) / Thomas Wharton

2005
o The Known World (2003) / Edward P. Jones
o Gardening at Night (2003) / Diane Awerbuck
o The Half Brother (2003) / Lars Saabye Christensen (trans. from the Norwegian by Kenneth Steven)
o The Good Doctor (2003) / Damon Galgut
o Elle (2003) / Douglas Glover
o Phantom Pain (2003) / Arnon Grunberg (trans. from the Dutch by Sam Garrett)
o The Great Fire (2003) / Shirley Hazzard
o Willenbrock (2003) / Christoph Hein (trans. from the German by Philip Boehm)
o Deafening (2003) / Frances Itani
o The Fortress of Solitude (2003) / Jonathan Lethem

2004
o This Blinding Absence of Light (2002) / Tahar Ben Jelloun (trans. from the French by Linda Coverdale)
o The Book of Illusions (2002) / Paul Auster
o Any Human Heart (2002) / William Boyd
o Caramelo (2002) / Sandra Cisneros
o Middlesex (2002) / Jeffrey Eugenides
o The White Family (2002) / Maggie Gee
o Balthasar’s Odyssey (2002) / Amin Maalouf (trans. from the French by Barbara Bray)
o Family Matters (2002) / Rohinton Mistry
o Earth and Ashes (2002) / Atiq Rahimi (trans. from the Dari by Erdag M. Göknar)
o House of Day, House of Night (2002) / Olga Tokarczuk (trans. from the Polish by Antonia Lloyd-Jones)

2003
o My Name is Red (2001) / Orhan Pamuk (trans. from the Turkish by Erdag M. Göknar)
o The Ash Garden (2001) / Dennis Bock
o Bitter Fruit (2001) / Achmat Dangor
o The Visit of the Royal Physician (published as The Royal Physician’s Visit in the U.S.) (2001) / Per Olov Enquist (trans. from the Swedish by Tiina Nunnally)
o The Corrections (2001) / Jonathan Franzen
o The Painter of Birds (2001) / Lidia Jorge (trans. from the Portuguese by Margaret Jull Costa)
o That They May Face The Rising Sun (2001) / John McGahern
o Bel Canto (2001) / Ann Patchett

2002
o Atomised (also published as The Elementary Particles) (2000) / Michel Houellebecq (trans. from the French by Frank Wynne)
o The Blind Assassin (2000) / Margaret Atwood
o True History of the Kelly Gang (2000) / Peter Carey
o The Keepers of Truth (2000) / Michael Collins
o The Last Samurai (2000) / Helen DeWitt
o The Years with Laura Diaz (2000) / Carlos Fuentes (trans. from the Spanish by Alfred MacAdam)

2001
o No Great Mischief (1999) / Alistair MacLeod
o The True History of Paradise (1999) / Margaret Cezair-Thompson
o The Love You Promised Me (1999) / Silvia Molina (trans. from the Spanish by David Unger)
o Our Fathers (1999) / Andrew O’Hagan
o The Clay Machine-Gun (2001) / Victor Pelevin (trans. from the Russian by Andrew Bromfield)
o The Blackwater Lightship (1999) / Colm Toibin

2000
o Wide Open (1998) / Nicola Barker
o The Hours (1998) / Michael Cunningham
o Trumpet (1998) / Jackie Kay
o This Side of Brightness (1998) / Colum McCann
o Charming Billy (1998) / Alice McDermott
o Paradise (1998) / Toni Morrison
o I Married a Communist (1998) / Philip Roth

1999
o Ingenious Pain (1997) / Andrew Miller
o Quarantine (1997) / Jim Crace
o Underworld (1997) / Don DeLillo
o The Ordinary Seaman (1997) / Francisco Goldman
o Enduring Love (1997) / Ian McEwan
o The Wind-up Bird Chronicle (1997) / Haruki Murakami (trans. from the Japanese by Jay Rubin)
o The Puttermesser Papers (1997) / Cynthia Ozick
o The Reader (1997) / Bernard Schlink (trans. from the German by Carol Brown Janeway)

1998
o The Land of Green Plums (1996) / Herta Muller (trans. from the German by Michael Hofmann)
o Alias Grace (1996) / Margaret Atwood
o Imaginings of Sand (1996) / André Brink
o The Counting House (1996) / David Dabydeen
o The Glade within the Grove (1996) / David Foster
o Autobiography of My Mother (1996) / Jamaica Kincaid
o Salt (1996) / Earl Lovelace
o The Pope’s Rhinoceros (1996) / Lawrence Norfolk
o Last Orders (1996) / Graham Swift
o The Englishman’s Boy (1996) / Guy Vanderhaeghe

1997
o A Heart So White (1997) / Javier Marias
o Reservation Blues (1995) / Alexie Sherman
o A Fine Balance (1995) / Rohinton Mistry
o Novel Without a Name (1995) / Duong Thu Huong (trans. from the Vietnamese by Phan Huy Duong and Nina McPherson)
o Declares Pereira (1995) / Antonio Tabucchi (trans. from the Italian by Patrick Creagh)
o A Tiler’s Afternoon (1993) / Lars Gustaffson (trans. from the Swedish by Tom Geddes)
o The Good Negress (also published as This Rain Coming) (1995) / A.J. Verdelle
o Morvern Callar (1995) / Alan Warner

1996
o Remembering Babylon (1993) / David Malouf
o Ghosts (1993) / John Banville
o A Way in the World (1994) / V.S. Naipaul
o The Following Story (1991) / Cees Noteboom (trans. from the Dutch by Ina Rilke)
o The Laws (1993) / Connie Palmen (trans. from the Dutch by Richard Huijing)
o The Gospel According to Jesus Christ (1991) / Jose Saramago (trans. from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero)
o Away (1993) / Jane Urquhart

2 Comments:

Anonymous guile said...

the master.. i love that book :)..

Friday, August 11, 2006 1:13:00 AM  
Blogger Eric Forbes said...

Yes, Colm Tóibín's The Master (2004) is a great work of modern literature.

Friday, August 11, 2006 11:17:00 AM  

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