Power List

Bernardine Evaristo – Power Woman

Literature: UK Booker Prize Winner ‘As a writer of fictions I like to mix things up temporally, spatially and stylistically – to cross the borders of genre, race, culture, gender, history and sexuality, most recently in Girl, Woman, Other and Mr Loverman. My Afro-diasporic interests have led me to writing books that connect ancient and modern history with …

2019 Power List

2019 Black Women in Europe™ Power List: A List of Our Own ©

10th Anniversary of the Black Women in Europe™: Power List 2019 – A List of Our Own© & 6 year anniversary of Kiva Lending Team “Our 10th year? It doesn’t seem real at times. Politicians dominated in 2019. We had a bumper year during the European elections”, George admits. “I never tire of the way …

Bernardine Evaristo is the 1st Black Woman to win the Booker Prize, but there’s more.

She shared the prize, the first time this has ever happened with another writer. Read the Guardian story to see why this is controversial. Bernardine has written 8 novels and won the Booker Prize for her novel Girl, Woman, Other: A Novel. She is the first black woman to receive this accolade since the prize …