Michael Cart on the Booker Prize and other lit news

podcastIn his latest podcast, Infopeople’s resident book reviewer, reports on the 2012 Man Booker Prize shortlist as well as other recent events in the world of books and publishing.

Mentioned in this podcast: Laura Miller’s Salon.com article, A prestige-free zone. He also talks about one of his new favorite websites: Arts & Letters Daily.

Update: congratulations to Hilary Mantel, who won the 2012 Booker Prize for Bring Up the Bodies, a sequel to her earlier novel Wolf Hall, which was the 2009 Booker Prize winner.