In the shortlist included six authors from France, Norway, Denmark and Argentina, as well as two writers from Israel. For the prize will be: Matias ENAR, Roy Jacobsen, Dorti North, Samantha Veblin, David Grossman and Amos Oz.
Winner of the international man Booker prize will be called on June 14.
All the authors included in the short list will receive a cash prize of a thousand British pounds (approximately $ 1,200). The same remuneration will be paid their translators, as the jury evaluates the books are not in the original language and in English.
Cash prize for the winner is 50 thousand pounds (64 thousand dollars) to be equally divided between the author and his translator.
The international Booker prize has been awarded since 2005. It is an offshoot of the eponymous prestigious British award, which was established in 1968. The international award can qualify any writer if his novel translated into English and are available commercially.
American film Director Oliver stone has confirmed that a film about Russian President Vladimir Putin. It is reported by The Sydney Morning Herald, which the filmmaker gave an interview. The newspaper claims that the picture, which, in particular, will talk about Russia's influence on U.S. elections, will be a hit.
In the International centre of the Roerichs, Moscow police conducts a search and seizes the painting. The search is carried out in the case of fraud, which accused the former Chairman of the Master Bank, Boris Baker. The businessman allegedly stolen money bought a few Roerich paintings and gave them to the Museum.
The leader of group "Leningrad" Sergey Shnurov read during an interview with RT his new poem dedicated to the election of the President of France. In it, he suggested that the head of state can become Emmanuel macron, if the applicant changed its name to Marin in honor of his rival marine Le Pen.
Pyongyang has threatened to destroy a nuclear submarine of the U.S. Navy, which earlier this week came in South Korea's port of Busan. "When Michigan will try at least to move, he will be doomed to the miserable fate of becoming an underwater Ghost, unable to return to the surface" — promise propagandists from North Korea.
The mission of the British spy plane RC-135W to collect data on the Russian military base on the Baltic sea was revealed through a mobile app for tracking passenger liners. The media drew attention to the fact that the development of the spy plane RC-135W cost the country $ 650 million pounds.
The world's largest amphibious aircraft AG600 developed by Chinese designers, has successfully passed ground testing. "Ground tests are completed, which indicates the base readiness flight machine to implement the first flight," said the Chinese aircraft Corporation.