José Eduardo Agualusa wins the Grand Prize for Chronicles and Literary Disperses with his book The Most Beautiful End of the World, published at Quetzal in 2021.
The Prize, established by the Portuguese Writers’ Association with the sponsorship of the Loulé Municipal Council, is intended to reward annually a work in Portuguese, by a Portuguese author, published in book form and in first edition in Portugal.
The award is endowed with € 12,000.00.
The prize ceremony will take place on 26 May in Loulé.
Previous winners of the award are Lídia Jorge, José Tolentino Mendonça, Rui Cardoso Martins, Mário Cláudio, Pedro Mexia, and Mário de Carvalho.