Congratulations to our 2019 Goldsmiths Young Writer Prize winner, Jack Probert!
Above is Jack receiving his trophy from Professor Frances Corner OBE, the Warden of Goldsmiths, at the Goldsmiths Prize ceremony. Jack won for a story that the judging panel felt:
"...stood out for its ambition and accomplishment. Multiple layers and voices mix fairytale and realism together to create a narrative of power, skill and feeling, all within the very challenging limit of 1000 words."
You can read Jack's winning entry here!
The elements that had to be included in this years' entries to the Goldsmiths Young Writer Prize were:
- Title: This Is The Night
- Line of dialogue: "Can we stop for a minute?"
- Object: a ladder
Details for the 2020 prize will be announced in the new year. If you would like to be kept informed, please complete the form below.
Register your interest for 2020
If you have any questions about the prize, you can email us.