Five years on, I found a new respect for Anne Enright’s Booker Prize win today

The winner of the 2012 Man Booker Prize will be announced tonight, but flicking through the Guardian’s informative series of Booker infographics this morning it brought to mind the achievement of Anne Enright in winning for “The Gathering” five years ago.

There haven’t been a whole lot of non-male, non-British, non-Oxbridge-educated winners…

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There are 11 more slides over on the Guardian.

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