Talented Asian writers have been shortlisted in this year’s Saboteur Awards.
Short story writer, Susmita Bhattacharya has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Short Story Collection’ for her debut, Table Manners while London-based collective, The Whole Kahani – which includes writers Mona Dash and CG Menon, have been shortlisted for ‘Best Anthology’ for their second collection, May We Borrow Your Country. The Asian Writer’s annual festival which took place in October 2018 has also been shortlisted for ‘Best Literary Festival.’
The literary prize organised by Sabotage Reviews saw 4,000 people cast their nominations and is decided by the public.
Voting is now open until 12 May at midnight.
The results will be announced at the end of the Saboteur Awards Festival on Saturday 18 May at Fazeley Studios in Birmingham.