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booker British & World English

A person employed to engage performers for a theatre or similar

Booker Prize British & World English

A literary prize awarded annually for a novel published by a British, Irish, or Commonwealth citizen during the previous year, formerly sponsored by Booker plc and since 2002 by Man Group plc. Full name Man Booker Prize

Booker Prize New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

annual prize awarded for a novel published by a Britishm, Irish, or Commonwealth citizen

Washington, Booker T. British & World English

(1856–1915), American educationist; full name Booker Taliaferro Washington. A leading commentator for black Americans, Washington established the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama (1881). His support for segregation and his emphasis on black people’s vocational skills attracted criticism from other black leaders

Man Booker Prize in Booker Prize British & World English

A literary prize awarded annually for a novel published by a British, Irish, or Commonwealth citizen during the previous year, formerly sponsored by Booker plc and since 2002 by Man Group plc. Full name Man Booker Prize

Man Booker Prize in Booker Prize New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

annual prize awarded for a novel published by a Britishm, Irish, or Commonwealth citizen

Booker Taliaferro Washington in Washington, Booker T. British & World English

(1856–1915), American educationist; full name Booker Taliaferro Washington. A leading commentator for black Americans, Washington established the Tuskegee Institute in Alabama (1881). His support for segregation and his emphasis on black people’s vocational skills attracted criticism from other black leaders