What’s On

Key dates for the Rathbones Folio Prize, Folio Academy sessions and activities

Saturday 8 October 2022, Cheltenham Festival

Damon Galgut in conversation with William Atkins

2022 Rathbones Folio Prize Judge William Atkins interviews Damon Galgut, shortlisted for this year’s Prize and winner of the Booker Prize for The Promise


Damon Galgut

Monday 3 October 2022

Nominations from the Academy for the 2023 Prize

Deadline for members of the Folio Academy to submit their nominations for the 2023 Prize


Colm Toibin Portrait

Tuesday 31 January 2023

Shortlist announced

For the first time the Rathbones Folio Prize Shortlist will comprise three distinct categories, with four titles shortlisted in each category of Fiction, Non-Fiction and Poetry





Monday 27 March 2023

2023 Prize Ceremony

In a gala ceremony at the British Library, we announce the three category winners and the winner of the Rathbones Folio Prize 2023

Winner – Fiction

Winner – Non-Fiction

Winner Poetry


Winner of the Rathbones Folio Prize 2023 – Book of the Year