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Books by Philippe Sands

Philippe Sands KC is Professor of the Public Understanding of Law at University College London where he directs the Project on International Courts and Tribunals. He is also a barrister at Matrix Chambers. He is President of English PEN and won the Baillie Gifford Prize in 2016 for East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity.

Interviews where books by Philippe Sands were recommended

The 2023 Orwell Prize for Political Writing, recommended by Martha Lane Fox

The Orwell Prizes are the UK’s most prestigious prizes for writing about politics, awarded annually to books and articles that best meet George Orwell’s own ambition “to make political writing into an art.” Martha Lane Fox, chair of this year’s judging panel, talks us through the shortlist of the 2023 Orwell Prize for Political Writing, awarded annually to a nonfiction book.

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