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The Warwick Prize for Writing

About the prize

Excellence doesn't have boundaries.

The Warwick Prize for Writing is awarded to one substantial piece of English language writing, chosen from work across the globe.

The theme of the 2015 prize is instinct.

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2015 Judging Panel

This year's judging panel is chaired by acclaimed author and dramatist, Alison L Kennedy. She is accompanied by author and academic Robert Macfarlane, actress and director Fiona Shaw, physician and writer Gavin Francis and Lonely Planet founder Tony Wheeler

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2015 Longlist

Showcasing emerging writing talent, as well as internationally recognised authors, our 2015 long list includes one poetry, seven fiction and five non-fiction books, with short stories, memoir and science fiction all represented.

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