On today – Wednesday the 25th of February – the longlist for The Orwell Prize 2009 was announced. From this year’s submissions, 18 books have been chosen for the Book Prize longlist, 12 journalists for the Journalism Prize longlist, and 12 bloggers for the first ever Blog Prize longlist.
The shortlist in each category will be announced at a special Shortlist Debate at Reuters, ‘Are political parties bankrupt? The economic emergency and the next election’, on 25th March 2009
Watch this space, as they say.