The winners of the 7th European edition of the Prix Laurence, literary competition for young authors
This Saturday and Sunday, the two finals (2 age categories) for the Laurence Prize, a literary competition for young authors aged 12 to 26, took place in Bettembourg.
The jury: Vesna Andonovic, Martine Forty, Jérôme Jaminet, Christiane Kremer, Christine Mandy, Antoine Pohu, Thomas Schoos and Pit Hoerold.
Age category 12 - 17 years
1st Prize - Prix Laurence 2022: Marie Viry, Luxembourg - L’apothéose
Mention spéciale du Jury (Special Mention of the Jury): Cheryl Fairon, Luxembourg – Down the rabbit hole
Age category 18 - 26 years
Our congratulations to all the winners!
And a big thank you to all the finalists and participants of the competition.
Let us recall that 168 young authors participated with 239 texts in this 7th European edition of the competition, organised in the framework of the participation of the municipality of Bettembourg in Esch2022, European Capital of Culture.
The Prix Laurence 2022 anthology, containing the texts of all the finalists and winners in the 2 age categories (12 to 17 years old and 18 to 26 years old), will be available soon!
Photos of the finals can be found here