Awards & Winners

Anne Enright

Date of Birth 11-October-1962
Place of Birth Dublin
(Republic of Ireland, Ireland)
Nationality Republic of Ireland
Profession Writer, Novelist, Author
Anne Enright FRSL is an Irish author. She graduated from the University of East Anglia's Creative Writing Course. She lives in Bray, County Wicklow, with her husband and children. She has published essays, short stories, a non-fiction book and four novels. A Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, her novel The Gathering won the 2007 Man Booker Prize. She has also won the 1991 Rooney Prize for Irish Literature, the 2001 Encore Award and the 2008 Irish Novel of the Year. Before winning the Man Booker Prize, Enright had a low profile in Ireland and the United Kingdom, although her books were favourably reviewed and widely praised. Her writing explores themes such as family relationships, love and sex, Ireland's difficult past and its modern zeitgeist.

Awards by Anne Enright

Check all the awards nominated and won by Anne Enright.


Nominations 2009 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Edge Hill Prize for the Short Story Yesterday\u2019s Weather


Man Booker Prize
Honored for : The Gathering

Nominations 2007 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Man Booker Prize The Gathering