Anuk Arudpragasam, Sri Lankan writer, won the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature this year for his novel 'The Story of a Brief Marriage'.

http://indianexpress.com/article/lif...-2017-4943504/


Here is a review about the book : http://indianexpress.com/article/lif...gasam-4383168/

Here is the official web Page : http://dscprize.com/

The previous winners were :

H M Naqvi ( India), Shehan Karunatilaka ( SriLanka), Jeet Tayil (India) , Cyrus Mistry ( India) , Jhumpa Lahiri & Arundhati Roy.