A prestigious Award with high quality international judges debuts in Bangladesh:
Sahitto Award 2021.
Sahitto International Award for Literature 2021
Award winners list:
Winners of Grand Jury Award:
Faleeha Hassan (Iraq-USA), Lidia Chiarelli (Italy)
Winners of Excellence in Literature Award:
Borche Panov (North Macedonia), Kupriyanov Viacheslav (Russia), Mai Văn Phấn (Vietnam), Pankhuri Sinha (India), Uday Shankar Durjay (Bangladesh), Wang Guilin (China)
Winners of Jury Award:
Alicja Maria Kuberska (Poland), Claudia Piccinno (Italy), Germain Droogenbroodt (Spain), Kari Krenn (Argentina), Ranko Pavlovic (Bosnia Herzegovina), Qiao Hao (China), Rui Cóias (Portugal), Shamenaz Bano (India), Sue Zhu (New Zealand-China), Subash Singh Parajuli (Nepal)
Winners of Honorable Mention in literature Award:
Lilia Gutiérrez Riveros (Colombia), Maki Starfield (Japan), Michela Zanarella (Italy), Mu Ye (China), Rahim Karimov (Kyrgyzstan)
Winners of Special Jury recolonization Award:
Eliza Segiet (Poland), Shaila M Simi (Bangladesh), Zhou Duanzhuang (China)
Sahitto International Award for Literature 2021, literature judging committee members:
Members of European, American and African Literature Judging committee:
Vesna Mundishevska-Veljanovska (North Macedonia), Yeşim Ağaoğlu (Turkey), Antonia Petrone (Italy), Freke Räihä (Sweden), Glória Sofia (Cape Verde), Franco Barbato (Chile).
Members of Asia Pacific Literature Judging committee:
Tareq Samin (Bangladesh), Dr. Tzemin Ition Tsai (Taiwan), Dr. Sayeem Rana (Bangladesh), Amita Sanghavi (India-Oman), Anjuman Rosy (Bangladesh-Canada), Mujib Rahman (Bangladesh), Antonia Petrone (Italy) (Special Judge).
The news is also reported in Chinese Literary Journals
Australia and New Zealand based Chinese journal ‘Ausnznet’ published news on Sahitto International Award.