Naughtie chair for the Maestro

December 18, 2008 at 8:10 pm Leave a comment

The judges for the 2009 Man Booker Prize have been announced.

In the chair will be the broadcaster James Naughtie, long-time presenter of the Today programme and Bookclub on BBC Radio 4.

He will be joined by John Mullan, academic, journalist, broadcaster and author of How Novels Work; Michael Prodger, the literary editor of The Sunday Telegraph; Lucasta Miller, biographer and critic; and comedian Sue Perkins, winner of BBC2’s Maestro programme to find a celebrity conductor for the Last Night of the Proms.


Entry filed under: Booker, James Naughtie, Lucasta, Mullan, Prodger, Sue Perkins.

White Tiger wins 2008 Man Booker Prize Alice Munro awarded the Man Booker International Prize

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Trackback this post  |  Subscribe to the comments via RSS Feed


Twitter Updates

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 4 other followers

RSS Book2Book News

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.
wordpress visitor counter

%d bloggers like this: