Subversive Novels Dominate International Booker Prize Shortlist

From a New York Times story by Alex Marshall headlined “Subversive Novels Dominate Shortlist for International Booker Prize”:

An erotically charged novel about lovers in Iceland and a look at the lives of Black security guards in France are among the six titles shortlisted for this year’s International Booker Prize, widely regarded as the world’s most important award for fiction translated into English.

The nominees were announced at the London Book Fair.