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Award night for the Stephen Spender Prize 2019 and Polish Spotlight 2019

Polish Spotlight
Under 14 winner Michaela Konkolewska-GrybÄ— (centre) with commended 10-and-under translator, Harrison Nye (left), and competition judge Antonia Lloyd Jones.


Stephen Spender Prize: 14-and-under category
Winning and commended writers with competition judges Antonia Lloyd Jones, Mary Jean Chan, Margaret Jull Costa and Olivia McCannon.

From left to right: Antonia Lloyd Jones, Mary Jean Chan, Michaela Konkolewska-GrybÄ—, Iona Mandal, Jonathan Webb, Hannah Kripa Jordan, Ebrar Aygin, Jasper Gabriel Birkin and Margaret Jull Costa.


Stephen Spender Prize: 18-and-under category
Winning and commended writers with competition judges Mary Jean Chan, Margaret Jull Costa and Olivia McCannon.

From left to right: Mary Jean Chan, Shrinidhi Prakash, Joseph Harrison, Scarkett Stubbings. Lulu Walsh, Olivia McCannon and Margaret Jull Costa.


Stephen Spender Prize: Open category
Winning and commended writers with competition judges Mary Jean Chan, Margaret Jull Costa and Olivia McCannon.

From left to right: Mary Jean Chan, Francis Jones, Ollie Evans, James Garza, Kevin Maynard, Alasdair Gordon, Margaret Jull Costa and Olivia McCannon.