V.S. Pritchett Short Story Prize 2020 – The Shortlist

We are delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2020 V.S. Pritchett Short Story Prize:

  • Susan Clegg ‘Dogwood’
  • Charlotte Derrick ‘Christmastime, Paracetamol, and Wine’
  • Ciarán Folan ‘Spell’
  • Ed Hogan ‘A Guide to Household Infestations’
  • Kate Lockwood Jefford ‘Picasso’s Face’
  • Sarah Zimmerman ‘Lexi’

The 2020 judges are Kate Clanchy, Barbara Jenkins and Derek Owusu.

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