Gunther Geltinger shortlisted for the European Union Prize for Literature 2020


It is our pleasure to announce that Gunther Geltinger's novel Fuel is shortlisted for the European Union Prize for Literature 2020.

The »European Union Prize for Literature (EUPL) recognises emerging fiction writers from across Europe. The award includes 41 countries which are part of the Creative Europe programme – an initiative which aims to strengthen Europe’s cultural and creative sectors. The EUPL was launched in 2009, and since then recognised 122 winning authors through 11 editions. Each year, the EUPL awards one winner per country from a third of participating countries. This year's edition will award winners from 13 countries: Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Germany, Kosovo, Luxembourg, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Norway and Spain.«

The winners will be announced on 19 May. For further information about the prize, please click here.

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Gunther Geltinger