Awards and Recognitions

FIL Literary Prize bestowed by the Civil Association Prize for Literature in Romance Languages

The $150,000 FIL Literature Award is presented in recognition for lifetime achievement in any literary genre. Past recipients include: Nicanor Parra (1991), Juan José Arreola (1992), Eliseo Diego (1993), Julio Ramón Ribeyro (1994), Nélida Piñón (1995), Augusto Monterroso (1996),Juan Marsé (1997), Olga Orozco (1998), Sergio Pitol (1999), Juan Gelman (2000), Juan García Ponce (2001), Cintio Vitier (2002), Rubem Fonseca (2003), Juan Goytisolo (2004), Tomás Segovia (2005), Carlos Monsiváis (2006), Fernando del Paso (2007), António Lobo Antunes(2008), Rafael Cadenas (2009), Margo Glantz (2010), Fernando Vallejo (2011), Alfredo Bryce Echenique (2012), Yves Bonnefoy (2013 ), Claudio Magris (2014), Enrique Vila­Matas (2015) and Norman Manea ( 2016).

The institutions that constitute the FIL Literary Prize bestowed by the Civil Association Prize for Literature in Romance Languages are the Ministry of Culture, the University of Guadalajara, the Fondo de Cultura Económica, the Government of the State of Jalisco, the Municipality of Guadalajara, the Municipality of Zapopan, Bancomext, Arca Continental, and Montegrappa.

Call For Entries


 

 

 

For any questions about the terms of this call for entries please contact Dulce María Zúñiga, email dulce.zuniga@fil.com.mx