Commonwealth Writers

The Commonwealth Writers feature at the Hay Festival for the first time this year, with the winners of the Commonwealth Book Prize and Commonwealth Short Story Prize being announced in Hay on Friday 8 June by previous winner Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche.

Granta online will be running the shortlisted short stories in the  run-up to the annoucement of the winner of the Commonwealth Writers Prizes on 8 June.

Also on 8 June, Commonwealth Writers debate What Happens When Phones are Cheaper than  Books? Is the digital age friend or foe to writers, publishers and readers across the globe?

And Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie gives a lecture examinging fiction as a catylst for social and political change.

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