The Lettre Ulysses Trophy
Frank Berberich, Foundation Lettre International Award
Prof. Klaus Pohle, Aventis Foundation (Board of Trustees) and sanofi-aventis (Board of Directors)
Prof. Klaus-Dieter Lehmann, President of the Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation and Vice President of the Goethe-Institut
Sven Lindqvist (Sweden), Keynote Speaker
Breyten Breytenbach, Master of Ceremonies
Ricardo Uceda (Peru), Finalist
Carolin Emcke (Germany), Finalist
Suketu Mehta (India), Finalist
William Langewiesche (USA), Finalist
Catheryn Kilgarriff, Marion Boyars Publishers, British publisher of Baghdad Burning by Riverbend (Iraq), Winner of the Third Prize
Abdellah Hammoudi (Morocco), Winner of the Second Prize
Alexandra Fuller (Great Britain), Winner of the First Prize, © Peg Bonner
Georgia Patrikios (representing Alexandra Fuller, who could not attend the ceremony), Isabel Hilton (Speaker of the Jury), Frank Berberich, Esther Gallodoro (Foundation Lettre International Award), Ilija Trojanow (Jury Member)
Dulcie Smart, actress, reading from the nominated texts
Shaun Lawton, actor, reading from the nominated texts
Mahmoud Fadl & Friends ...
... featuring Salwa Abou Greisha
Press Conference, 16 October, Literaturhaus Fasanenstraße
Frank Berberich (Foundation Lettre International Award), Anne Nivat (Jury Member), Sven Lindqvist (Keynote Speaker), Gamal Al Ghitany (Jury Member)
Copyright by Foundation Lettre International Award.
All photography by Hans Scherhaufer & Matthias Horn (except Alexandra Fuller, © Peg Bonner).
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