Peter Forbes short-listed for Warwick Prize

Congratulations to Peter Forbes whose popular science book Dazzled and Deceived has made the shortlist for the Warwick Prize. The prize event is March 22 at the Festival Hall and the winner receives £50,000. More information can be found at The Warwick Prize for Writing was launched in 2008 and is an innovative literature prize that involves global competition, and crosses all disciplines. The Prize will be given every two years for an excellent and substantial piece of writing in the English language, in any genre or form, on a theme which will change with every award, this year’s theme being ‘colour’. The winner of the inaugural prize, announced in 2009 was Naomi Klein for The Shock Doctrine.