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Anna Burns wins Man Booker Prize with Troubles tale ‘Milkman’

LONDON (AP) --- Anna Burns won the prestigious Man Booker Prize for fiction Tuesday for Milkman, a vibrant, violent story about men, women, conflict and power set during Northern Ireland s years of Catholic-Protestant violence. Burns is the first writer from Northern Ireland to win the 50,000-pound ($66,000) prize, which is open to English-language authors from around the world. She received her trophy from Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, during a black-tie ceremony at London s medieval Guildhall. The 5

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