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Jan Michalski Prize longlist

The Jan Michalski Prize is a remunerative -- CHF50,000 -- international literary prize, "awarded for works of fiction or non fiction, irrespective of the language in which it is written" (though being translated into French, English, or German sure seems to help the chances of a book's success...), and they have a solid track record; last year the prize went to Georgi Gospodinov's The Physics of Sorrow.
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