The Orwell Prizes 2020
The Orwell Prizes aim to encourage good writing and thinking about politics. Winning entries should strive to meet Orwell’s own ambition ‘to make political writing into an art’. The Prizes are free to open and independent of any editorial agenda.
Entry for the 2020 Journalism and Exposing Britain's Social Evils Prizes is currently open, and will close midnight 13th January 2020. Entry for The Orwell Prize for Political Writing 2020 and The Orwell Prize for Political Fiction 2020 is now closed. Longlists will be revealed in March, shortlists in May and the winners at the Prize Ceremony on 25th June 2020.
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The Orwell Prize 2019 winners
Patrick Radden Keefe