The Franz Kafka International Literary Prize 2019

The French writer Pierre André Michon was awarded the prestigious Franz Kafka Prize at the Old Town Hall in Prague on October 22, 2019. He became the nineteenth laureate of this international literary prize awarded by the Franz Kafka Society in cooperation with the City of Prague. The ceremony was hosted by Jakub Železný (Czech Television), music performed by violoncellist Terezie Vodička Kovalová.