Julian Barnes Wins Man Booker Prize


Julian Barnes received the Man Booker Prize for The Sense of an Ending, “a slim and meditative story of mortality, frustration and regret.” Barnes had been nominated for the Booker three times before, and was “widely viewed as overdue” for the prize. This New York Times piece has more on Barnes and fellow nominees.

Lisa Dusenbery is the former managing editor of The Rumpus. More from this author →